Statistics for Criminal Justice

Course Code: STAT 1123

Academic Year: 2017-2018

This is an introductory course in statistics for criminal justice students. Student readings underscore the unique character and problems associated with crime and justice statistics in Canada while assignments focus on the application of statistical methods in criminal justice and criminology. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability and probability distributions, estimation and hypothesis testing, correlation and regression, chi-square tests and analysis of variance.