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Psychology: Research Methods


Psychology: Research Methods

Psychology: Research Methods

Improve your understanding of psychology and learn how to reference accurately when writing on empirical research.


Students: 3,371
Course Description

This third and final Psychology course examines experimentation and report writing in a Psychology context. This free learning course outlines protocols for experimentation in Psychology including how to structure and conduct experiments, how to interpret results and how to report findings.
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This course is ideal for students looking to enhance their knowledge of research methods or those who would like to acquaint themselves with psychological experimentation.

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will have a good understanding of common methods and concepts used in psychology, such as inferential statistics, participant selection, allocation, placebo, experimenter effects and more. You will gain a good knowledge of empirical research to write a coherent report.
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Referencing accurately and selecting the best methodology when writing on empirical research is essential. This course will prepare you to do this effectively.
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Module Title
Research methods in Psychology
Empirical research
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Course Title Psychology: Research Methods
Course # 235
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 6
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description  This third and final Psychology course examines experimentation and report writing in a Psychology context. This free learning course outlines protocols for experimentation in Psychology including how to structure and conduct experiments, how to interpret results and how to report findings. This course is ideal for students looking to enhance their knowledge of research methods or those who would like to acquaint themselves with psychological experimentation.
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Release Date 11 February 2013
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio Low
Audio Only Low
Animation Medium
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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    Alexandra Engle United States of America Easy to understand course 2015-04-09 00:04:36
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    Somal Kayani Pakistan It was very informative especially the empirical research part. Learned a lot from this course 2015-01-29 19:01:49
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    Dondo Joseph Nigeria The course has added some knowledge to me. 2014-08-24 00:08:15
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    Charles Scott-emuakpor United Kingdom Just awesome! 2014-08-23 23:08:06
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    Dondo Joseph Nigeria The material provided for this course is quite interesting and informative. 2014-08-23 23:08:11
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    Hafeez Asghar Pakistan very informative course. Being a new to research study, i would suggest all researcher to go through this course. Nice indeed! 2014-08-17 10:08:02
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    Dan Dickerson United States of America I took an introduction to Psychology in College and found this to be a great review course. 2014-08-15 02:08:33
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    Win Maw Myanmar Good. I like it. 2014-08-12 11:08:58
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    chu8595 . [[]] Very good information. I enjoyed 2014-08-09 01:08:03
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