Last modified: 28 Jun 2018 10:27
PS1513 is a Distance Learning course and is not intended to be taken by student studying Psychology on the Aberdeen Campus. This course builds on PS1013 and you will learn more about research methods in Psychology through lectures, practicals, and taking part in experiment-demonstrations. You will also learn how to set up and conduct a Psychology experiment yourself. Part of the lectures will focus on statistics, to equip you with the skills to analyze and interpret your own data, culminating in a written research report. You will also learn about the role of ethics in research.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Lecture material will be assessed by a Multiple-Choice Exam which will contribute 30% to the final course grade. Coursework will contribute 70% and will include written coursework (ethical review, experimental critical assessment, research report), online 'ZAPS' experimental demonstrations, online interactive activities and discussions (including use of Blackboard Collaborate). Resit: 50% from MCQ resit examination, 50% from resubmitted coursework elements.
There are no assessments for this course.