Intro Stats & Research Design
This course provides an introduction to research design and statistics from a psychological perspective. Focus will be on practical issues at all phases of psychological research: from study design to data collection and analysis to the APA-format presentation of results. Analyses will be performed using popular statistics software. Specific inferential statistical procedures include t-tests, ANOVA, and chi-square, correlation, and simple linear regression. Students taking this class will improve their skills in both the production and consumption of scientific knowledge.