GERONGR610-01Z Understanding Data: Research Methods for Managers (with Jane Loura Tavares)

GERONGR610-01Z Understanding Data: Research Methods for Managers (with Jane Loura Tavares)

This course aims to allow graduate students to use data and understand and apply evidence to their management of aging services. It introduces them to basic research methods; trains them to understand and use social science research literature; and provides an overview of monitoring and reporting program performance. Students will learn about the scientific method and the basics of research, including sampling, measurement, basic statistics, and research design options. The course also trains them to be critical consumers of scientific research, teaching them to locate, evaluate, and summarize published research.

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

May 26-Aug 20
Web Conf: W 7-8:30p

Availability:

Course cancelled.
Class Number:2367_Smr2020
Your Price*: $1,725.00

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Important Dates
Session 1 classes start: May 26, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 100% refund: May 28, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 50% refund: June 2, 2020
For other important dates: https://www.umb.edu/summer/academic_calendar