Statis & Expermnt Design

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Psychology
Course Number: 
122
Institution: 
Amherst College

An introduction to and critical consideration of experimental methodology in psychology. Topics will include the formation of testable hypotheses, the selection and implementation of appropriate procedures, the statistical description and analysis of experimental data, and the interpretation of results. Articles from the experimental journals and popular literature will illustrate and interrelate these topics and provide a survey of experimental techniques and content areas.  A one-hour weekly lab will be devoted to data analysis using statistical software.


Requisite: PSYC 100 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 30 students.  Not open to first-year students. Fall semester: Professor Schulkind. Spring semester: Professor McQuade. 


 
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
PSYC-122-01-1718F

Course Sections

Statis & Expermnt Design
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Matthew Schulkind mdschulkind@amherst.edu MW 08:30AM-09:50AM; T 11:30AM-12:20PM MERR 300B; MERR 300B