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PS 2016
ADVANCED PSYCHOLOGY A: METHODS AND APPLICATIONS
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr D Sutherland

Pre-requisite(s): PS 1009 Introductory Psychology I: Concepts and Theory PS 1010 Introductory Psychology I: Methods and Applications PS 1509 Introductory Psychology II: Concepts and Theory PS 1510 Introductory Psychology II: Methods and Applications

Co-requisite(s): PS 2015 Advanced Psychology A: Concepts and Theory.

This course will cover advanced experimental methods and basic statistical techniques in psychology. These methods will be linked to a range of data handling techniques and interpretation skills.

The course will consist of 1 one- hour lecture plus two-hours of small group practical work per week, and 2.5 hours of individual participation in psychology experiments per term.

1st Attempt: Continuous assessment (100%); including practical write-ups and MCQ quizzes.

Resit: Students will be able to repeat individual components.