PSYC344-19S2 (C) Semester Two 2019

Research Methods

30 points
15 Jul 2019 - 10 Nov 2019

Description

An advanced survey of research methods, including the design and conduct of research studies and the analysis and reporting of data in Psychology.

An advanced survey of a selection of research methods in psychology, including the design and conduct of research studies and the analysis and reporting of data. The tutorial/laboratory classes are designed to provide some practical experience in conducting psychological research, especially the design of questionnaires, and in writing research reports in standard APA format.

Learning Outcomes

  • To introduce students at an advanced level in their undergraduate studies to key research methods in psychology and to equip them to critically evaluate different methods;
  • To provide a foundation in research methods for postgraduate study in psychology and to prepare students to undertake postgraduate research in psychology;
  • To give experience of writing research reports in the form required in psychology using APA style.

Pre-requisites

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 10:00 C2 Lecture Theatre 15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00 C3 Lecture Theatre 15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 A2 Lecture Theatre 15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 11:00 - 13:00 Psychology - Sociology 225 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
02 Thursday 11:00 - 13:00 Psychology - Sociology 225 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
03 Wednesday 09:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 225 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
04 Wednesday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 225 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
05 Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 225 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 18:00 - 20:30 E8 Lecture Theatre 9 Sep - 15 Sep

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Neville Blampied

Lecturers

Simon Kemp and Brian Haig

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,701.00

International fee $8,000.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the department and colleges page.

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