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PS5512: ADVANCED RESEARCH METHODS AND DESIGN FOR PSYCHOLOGY 2 (2016-2017)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:01


Course Overview

These courses in advanced design and statistics include sessions on both quantitative and qualitative techniques. Statistical techniques covered include logistic and multiple regression, confirmatory factor analysis and multidimensional scaling. The principles of questionnaire design are explained.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 20 credits (10 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Soren Andersen

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • MRes Psychology (Science) (Studied)
  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Logistic regression. Multiple regression. Confirmatory factor analysis and multidimensional scaling. Qualitative methodology. Designing and using questionnaires.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • MRes Psychology (Science)

Contact Teaching Time

18 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

Continuous assessment (100%) consisting of three assignments.

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

None.

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