Last modified: 29 Jun 2020 11:15
This course builds on the material covered in the first semester course PS2018. Lectures focus primarily on statistical methods and data analysis, with associated practical classes where students work in small groups to design and run their own studies and write reports. In addition, there are lectures and small-group sessions addressing broader topics, including ethical issues in psychological research and how the knowledge and skills that are developed in studying psychology methods can enhance students' employability.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Practical report 25%
Group presentation 10%
6x MCQ tests 5% each
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Conceptual||Understand||Students will be able to understand the different statistical methods used to analyse data in psychology.|
|Procedural||Apply||Students will be able to apply the appropriate statistical method for different study designs.|
|Procedural||Apply||Students will be able to clearly communicate findings from analysing data.|
|Reflection||Apply||Students will be able to apply knowledge and skills acquired to enhance their employability.|
|Factual||Understand||Attain knowledge of the general principles of psychological research and the most common elementary designs of qualitative analysis and statistical methods for use in practicals and research projects.|