Basic math for social sciences

Rodrigo Salazar

The concepts, notation and mathematical tools that serve as a basis for the most widespread modeling and information analysis techniques in the social sciences are introduced in this course. The concepts learned in this course will also serve as an introduction to Modern Regression Analysis and Quantitative Methods for Public Policy Analysis

This short course is best combined with:

Introduction to Stata.

Taking this short course will give you an edge if you want to enroll in this IPSA course(s):

Modern Regression, Experimental Methods and Quantitative Methods for Policy Analysis.

¿Cuáles son algunos temas que se verán en este curso?

  • Arithmetic Operators
  • Set Theory
  • Algebra
  • Functions
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics
  • Introduction to Hypothesis Testing