Research Methods in Psychology

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Psychology

Course Number: 
200
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course provides an introduction to the skills necessary for becoming good producers and consumers of psychological research. Students learn to develop research questions, survey related literature, design rigorous and ethically sound studies, and collect, analyze, and interpret quantitative and qualitative data. Students build on their computer skills relevant for psychological research and learn to read and critique original empirical journal articles. The course culminates in an original, collaborative research project, a final paper, and oral presentation.
Comments: 

Prereq: Psychology 201 or Statistics 240

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
83420

Course Sections

Research Methods in Psychology
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Katherine Binder

kbinder@mtholyoke.edu

MW 11:00AM-12:15PM

Reese 302