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
Coordinator: Paul Jose. Other instructors: Garth Fletcher, Ann Weatherall, Gina Grimshaw, Maree Hunt.
Teaching dates 29th February 2016 - 27th March 2016
Teaching dates 29th February 2016 - 20th March 2016
Teaching dates 28th March 2016 - 24th April 2016
Teaching dates 4th April 2016 - 24th April 2016
Teaching dates 2nd May 2016 - 5th June 2016