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SWKD 705. Multivariate Analysis. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: SWKD 701 and SWKD 702 or equivalents. Enrollment is restricted to students who have master's-level course work in research methods and introduction to statistics and graduate standing in social work or by permission of instructor. This course focuses on the concentrated study of principles of the quantitative, scientific method for knowledge building and practice- and policy-related research. Special emphasis on the application and interpretation of multivariate statistical techniques within the context of applied social work research.