PSYCH 303 - Research Methods in Psychology
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR, BS
Cost:
>100
Lab Fee:
65.00
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of STATS 250, STATS 280, STATS 425, or MATH 425; and one of PSYCH 230, 240, 250, 260, 270, 280, or 290.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This writing-intensive course provides an overview of the logic and execution of research in psychology as a behavioral science. The course will cover such topics as ethics, library research, laboratory experiments, questionnaire-style research, observational research, APA-style writing, and statistics. It consists of a weekly lecture, in which foundational background will be presented, and a weekly lab. In the lab, you will (a) reinforce your learning of concepts covered in lecture, (b) critique research and research writing, and (c) design and conduct your own research projects.

Course Requirements:

Final grades are based primarily on written assignments and exams.

Intended Audience:

This course is very similar to the other psychology methods lab courses (e.g., organizational, personality, psychopathology, cognitive, social, etc.). See a Psychology Advisor to discuss lab options.

Class Format:

It consists of a weekly lecture and a weekly lab.

Schedule

PSYCH 303 - Research Methods in Psychology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
15790
Open
1
 
96
M 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Students are auto-enrolled in LEC 001 when they elect a LAB 002-011.
002 (LAB)
 In Person
21591
Closed
0
 
15
Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
003 (LAB)
 In Person
16173
Closed
0
 
12
Tu 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
004 (LAB)
 In Person
16174
Closed
0
 
10
W 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
005 (LAB)
 In Person
16175
Closed
0
 
10
W 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
006 (LAB)
 In Person
16177
Closed
0
 
9
W 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
007 (LAB)
 In Person
16176
Closed
0
 
8
W 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
008 (LAB)
 In Person
23376
Closed
0
 
11
Th 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
009 (LAB)
 In Person
23377
Closed
0
 
5
F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
010 (LAB)
 In Person
25560
Closed
0
 
8
F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
011 (LAB)
 In Person
25561
Closed
0
 
8
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.

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