Statis & Expermnt Design

Semester: 
Spring
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. Both semesters. Spring semester: Not open to first year students. Professor McQuade. 

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
PSYC-122-01-1617S

Course Sections

Statis & Expermnt Design
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Julia McQuade jmcquade@amherst.edu TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM; W 11:00AM-11:50AM MERR 3; WEBS 102