PSY 205 Introduction to Research Methods

A general introduction to the techniques used for the critical evaluation and analysis of behavioral data. The underlying theory and computational techniques of observational studies, correlations and simple experiments are reviewed. Emphasis is placed on the recognition, understanding, critique, and application of analytical methods used in behavioral science journals and popular media.




PSY 110 or PSY 111; MAT 130 or concurrently; or permission of the instructor.