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Research Methods


Research Methods

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This course will introduce the student to research methodologies frequently used in the social sciences, and especially those used in the field of psychology. This course covers the basics of conducting research, touching upon statistics and their importance (although it does not require a comprehensive knowledge thereof). The course will conclude with a section on experimental design. By the end of this course, the student should understand why research methodology is important in scientific... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 27, 2012
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Sampling Techniques, Research, Ethics, Scientific Method, Experimental Design, Experiment


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Primary Audience: College Lower Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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