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Academic Year 2005/2006
Applied Quantitative Methods in Survey Research
PSYC 307 SP
This hands-on seminar provides advanced and applied experience in survey research. Students will have the opportunity to develop skills in 1) conducting an in-depth literature review, 2) evaluating the content of
literature, 3) generating testable hypotheses that add substantially to their chosen area of psychological research; 4) locating and gaining access to publicly available data; 5) preparing data for analysis, 6) selecting
and conducting descriptive and inferential analyses that address their chosen hypotheses; 7) presenting research findings; and 8) evaluating implications. Students will also learn computer software packages utilized
the research process including SAS, Endnote, and Power point.
Tutorial chapters on relevant topics and journal articles of original research.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
One project report.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
It is helpful to have taken a research methods course.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
(PSYC101 AND PSYC201) OR (PSYC105 AND PSYC201)
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Dierker,Lisa C.
- Times: ....R.. 01:10PM-04:00PM; Location: SCIE74;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 15)
- Curricular Renewal: Quantitative Reasoning, Writing
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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