LAST UPDATE: 1/21/2018
ALL DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE  JUST ESTIMATED AT THIS POINT
NOTE: After the first week of class there will be some lab time probably every week.
NOTE: there
will be no UNannounced quizzes, but all listed quizzes may not be given
Class Date 

1/22 WK1 

1/29 
WRITING DUE: Selfreflection project, Part I QUIZ: Interpreting Stata regression 
2/5 
FIRST RANDOM HALF: Students PRESENT project IDEAS: 5 minutes each: What is the QUESTION you are investigating? In what way is your question a multilevel/mixed effects question? What are the specific predictors, outcomes? Do you have the needed group/individual identifiers in your data? Come to class with copies of a 1 page handout. 
2/12 
SECOND RANDOM HALF: Students PRESENT project IDEAS: 5 minutes each: What is the QUESTION you are investigating? In what way is your question a multilevel/mixed effects question? What are the specific predictors, outcomes? Do you have the needed group/individual identifiers in your data? Come to class with copies of a 1 page handout. 
2/19 
WRITING DUE: Problem statement draft  2 pages double spaced QUIZ: Stata MLM printout. There is a good chance this is going to be a graded inclass product 
2/26 [FRIDAY] 
MAY BE ASKED TO PRESENT BRIEFLY IN CLASS  proposed sequence of analysis WRITING DUE: Introduction draft  NOT graded. For thoughts on structuring your introduction, see 
3/5  SPRING BREAK 
3/12 WK7 
WRITING DUE: Methods  graded pass/fail 
3/19 

3/26 
WRITING DUE: Results section, including tables  graded pass/fail 
4/2 WK10 
WRITING DUE: Discussion  graded pass/fail 
4/9 

4/16 

4/23 
Students report on projects 
4/30 
Students report on projects 
5/7 
FINAL EXAM FINAL PAPER UPLOAD DUE DATE NOT YET SET ... will probably be a couple days after the exam 