sap course 1497450583

Course Code & Number:

PSY 204

Course Title:

Research Methods II

Level of Course:

BS

Credits:

(2+2+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 7 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Correlatinal and experimental designs. Issues related to contrl, reliability and validity in designing research. Basic issues in analyzing research results. Writing a research report.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: PSY 203
Co-requisites: NONE
Semester: 
Spring
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Compulsory
Required Reading: 
"Christensen, L. B., Johnson, B. R., & Turner, R. A. (2014). Research Methods, Design, and Analysis (12th Ed.). Pearson. Beins, B. C. (2009). Research Methods: A Tool for Life. (2nd ed). Boston: Allyn & Bacon. American Psychological Association. (2009). Publication Manual (6th edition). Washington, D.C.: Author."
Extended Description: 

This course basically enables students to have hands-on experience of a research process in behavioral sciences. In this term, you will be able to practice on designing a study, data collection, data analysis, writing research report, and explaining your research to others.

Design Content: 

if relevant for the course

Computer Usage: 
if relevant for the course
Learning Outcomes: 

"Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

1. Think critically, scientifically, and systematically about research.

2. Design a study including literature review, proposing a research question and related hypotheses, data collection, data analysis.

3. Write a research report.

4. Explain their research to others.

5. Think alternative designs, methods, and analyses for research questions that contribute to creative problem solving skills.

6. Learn and evaluate psychological research "

 

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Reading
Collaborating
Oral Presentation
Hands-on Activities
Web Searching
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Oral Project
Presentation (Oral/Poster)

Student Workload:

Others
210
hrs

Prepared By:

Melike Sayıl

Revised By:

Tuba Dumrul