PSYCH 786 - Research Design in Social Psychology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to approved applicants for the Ph.D. in Social Psychology; others by permission of instructor.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course is an introduction to research design and procedure in social psychology, emphasizing, but not restricted to, the experimental method.

It covers the planning and conduct of research, not the analysis of data. Topics include: getting an idea and turning it into a researchable question, testing alternative hypotheses, reliability and validity, creating independent variables, designing measures, the context of the study, alternatives to experiments, research ethics, and preparing research findings for an audience.

PSYCH 786 - Research Design in Social Psychology
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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