PUBA 341 :: Statistics for Decision Making in Public Administration
Spring 2014 @UH West Oahu

CRN: 69098
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: M. Hallstone
hallston@hawaii.edu
808-689-2362 (Ph)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/09/2014
Course Restrictions: Priority enrollment is given to the distance learning students in the Public Administration program delivered to the neighbor islands. Any remaining seats will open to all students on December 16, 9am.
Course Prerequisites: Pre: intermediate algebra, MATH 100, MATH 103, MATH 115, or higher-level math with a “C “or better or successful completion of the UH West O‘ahu math placement test.
Course Description: Statistical application to public administration. Topics include: descriptive statistics, probability, and applying the concept of statistical inference to actual issues faced by public administrators. This course will focus on examples from public administration such as public finance, criminal justice, and evaluation and planning of government programs at the national, state and local levels.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/westoahu.
Technical Requirements: This is an internet class. No required chats. Access the class through https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at http://www.uhwo.hawaii.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-student-tutorials/
Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013 13:42:33