PSY 245 Survey Of Research And Statistics Entire Course
Considerations for Conducting Research
Demonstrate the ability to develop research questions.
Explain the purpose of operationalizing variables and hypothetical constructs.
Describe different sampling methods.
Describe key concepts to be considered when conducting research.
Contrast the concepts of independent and dependent variables.
Explain validity and reliability.
Explain the concept of statistical significance.
Differentiate experimental from non-experimental research.
Explain the effects of biased language in reporting research.
Demonstrate the application of research findings to real-world situations.
Identify key parts of a research article.
Identify the various types of descriptive research.
Explain measures of central tendency and variability.
Describe different scales of measurement.
Identify the advantages and limitations of using graphical representations.
Explain the purpose of correlational research.
Psychological Research and Ethical Considerations
Explain the goals of psychological research.
Evaluate the role of ethics in research.
Describe the influence of cultural diversity on the interpretation of research findings.