Fundamentals of research methods and data analysis as they apply to psychology. Topics covered include: experimental design; a comparison of quantitative and qualitative research; survey design; subject selection; and observational methodology. In addition several commonly used statistical techniques are described. The laboratory component involves hands-on experience with several data collection techniques as well as several statistical techniques.
Taught by the School of Psychology, part of the Faculty of Science
This is a limited entry course.
Coordinator: Paul Jose.
Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014
Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014