PSYCH 2220: Data Analysis in Psychology

August 7, 2017

Discussion of statistical analysis of psychological data - random samples, graphical and numerical techniques of descriptive statistics, correlation, regression, probability, sampling distribution, and hypothesis testing. Prereq: 1100 (100) or 1100H (100H), and Stat 1450 (145), Math 1130, Math 1148 (148), Math 1149, 1150 (150), 1151 (151), or 152, or equiv, or Math Placement Level M or higher; or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for 220, 220H, 320, or 320H. This course is available for EM credit.

Credit Hours: 
3.0
Sample Syllabus Download: 

Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research

Communication

  • Demonstrate effective writing for different purposes

Professional Development

  • Apply psychological content & skills to career goals
  • Exhibit self-efficacy & self-regulation
  • Refine project-management skills


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