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Research III: Laboratory

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Course No: PSYC.4690-032; SIS Class Nbr: 15330; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

An advanced course in which students design and carry out an empirical research project from start to finish, resulting in an individually written research report using APA style and an oral presentation. The primary goal is for students to experience discovery by completing an original study that reasonably extends the prior research literature. Topics may vary, reflecting the interests of the instructor. Students will perform literature reviews; formulate a research question; operationalize variables; develop research designs; obtained ethical review and approval; and collect, analyze, and interpret data. Students will also demonstrate knowledge of the research process in assessments that may include assignments, quizzes, or exams. Meets Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Applied & Integrative Learning (AIL) and Critical Thinking & Problem Solving (CTPS).

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.3690 Research II with 'C' or better; Junior/ Senior level and completed 15 credits in Psychology.
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  • Core Codes: SS, AIL, CTPS
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Mary Duell
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 08
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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