Research Methods in Psychology

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
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 an oral presentation.
Comments: 
Prereq: 100-level course in Psychology or Neuroscience 100 and Psychology 201 or Statistics 240.; Coreq: PSYCH-200L.
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
93112

Course Sections

Research Methods in Psychology
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Katherine Binder;Cheryl Lee kbinder@mtholyoke.edu;cherylee@mtholyoke.edu MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Reese 302