Oct 23, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ANT 3405 - Quantitative Methods in Anthropology (3)


When Offered: Fall. Alternate years
An introduction to how computers, quantitative methods, and anthropological data are used to address anthropological questions. The course focuses on hands-on learning in: basic personal computer operations, the Internet, probability theory, data base management, sampling, research design, categorical analysis, linear regression, correlation, and exploratory data analysis. Students will work with original archaeological, bioanthropological, and cultural data on personal computers.
Prerequisites: 6 semester hours in anthropology and STT 2810  or STT 2820 . (ND Prerequisite: passing the math placement test or successful completion of MAT 0010 .)