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PS 2516
ADVANCED PSYCHOLOGY B: METHODS AND APPLICATIONS
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr D Sutherland

Pre-requisite(s): PS 2015, PS 2016, PS 1009, PS 1010, PS 1509, PS 1510

Co-requisite(s): PS 2515 Advanced Psychology B: Concepts and Theory.

The course will cover core experimental methods in Developmental Psychology, Language & Cognition, and Social & Organizational Psychology. 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.