Psyc 201 Syllabus

LECTURE (F306) & LAB (E115) SCHEDULE

 
 

Date
Thurs 11:30 (F 306)
Lecture Topic 
Readings
 
Week
Thurs 2:30 (E115)
Lab Activity / Location
Sept 8
Course overview & Introduction
  1 Introduction to d2l
 & methods
15
Introduction to the Science of Psychology
Ch. 1 2 Getting Oriented to the Lab
22
 Getting Started
Ch.2  3 Understanding Research
29
Ethics in Science and Psychology
Ch. 3  4 Ethical Issues
Oct 6 
 Variables, Measures and Constructs
Ch. 4 & 5 5 Reliability & Validity
13
Observing & Qualitative Methodology
Ch. 6  6 Qualitative Analysis I
Group Projects
20
Qualitative methods (pt2)
  7   Qualitative Analysis 
Part II 
27
Midterm 
(25%)
... 8  
Group Projects
Nov 3
Conducting Research
Ch. 7 & 8 9  Group Projects
Project Proposal Due
10
Conducting Simple Experiments & Beyond
Ch. 9 & 10  10   Descriptives/Graphs
17
Developmental,  Description & Correlation
Ch. 11 &  12 11 Cross tabs &
Comparing Means 
24
Drawing Inferences from Data Samples 
Ch.
13 & 14
12  Correlation, Regression
&  Factor Analysis
Dec 1
Review & Catch Up
  13 Open Lab for Review
& Project Work
Dec 8 Project Presentations   14 Presentations
* Project Due
*
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  * Final Exam * (25%) 
To be Scheduled
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