SO5041: Quantitative Methods I

Lecture notes


Current lectures (lectures may cover more than one unit)

Module Outline

Module outline 2023/4


Lab notes have their own page.


There will be four assignments, each worth 25%. They are tied closely to the lab work, and will be distributed approximately weeks 3, 7, 9 and 12 for completion within two weeks.

Assignment 1

Assignment 1 is due Friday 16 October, 4pm. Submission is to be via BrightSpace, in a single Open Document Format, PDF or Word file. The data set for questions 3 and 4 is available here. The data set for question 6 is available here.

Stata code to directly load the two data sets:


Tables and formulae.

Brendan Halpin
Department of Sociology,
University of Limerick