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The Science of Psychology

Ethics

Reliability & Validity

Conceptualizing a Research Study

Descriptive Methods

Key Elements of Experimental Design

Experimental Designs

Quasi-Experimental Designs

Applying Research Concepts

General Review Material

Statistics

Why We Need Statistics

Levels of Measurement

Central Tendency and Variability

Inferential Statistics

Statistical Significance

Single Sample t-test

t-test for Dependent Means

t-test for Independent Means

One-way Analysis of Variance

Factorial Analysis of Variance

Repeated Measures Analysis of Variance

Correlation

Prediction

Chi-square

Scale Reliability

Applying Statistical Concepts

General Review Material

Discovering the Scientist Within offers an utterly unique approach to the research methods course. Rather than taking students through statistical methods one at a time, the authors provide a series of realistic and engaging case studies with each design-focused chapter presenting a single study start to finish. View More

Discovering the Scientist Within

Activity: The Effects of Temperature on Perceptions of Loneliness

The study is a between-subjects, two-group independent measures design. Students collect data using a two group Read More...


Data Analysis: Factorial Design

This takes you to resources for teaching students Factorial ANOVA.


Data Analysis: Multi-Group Design

This takes you to resources for teaching students One Way ANOVA.


Data Analysis: Multi-Group Design (Repeated Measures)

This takes you to resources for teaching students repeated measures ANOVA.


Data Analysis: Two-Group Design (Pre-Post)

This takes you to resources for teaching students the t-test for dependent means.


Data Analysis: Two-Group Design (Simple Experiment)

This takes you to resources for teaching students the t-test for independent means.


Exemplar Study: Factorial Design (Appearance & Competence)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Factorial Design (Ostracism & Text Messages)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Mixed Design (Cuteness & Carefulness)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Mixed Design (Judging Romantic Interest)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Mixed Design (Warning Labels & Tobacco Products)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Multi-Group Design (Obscenity & Persuasion)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Multi-Group Design (Social Exclusion)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Repeated Measures (Love & fMRI)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Two-group Design (Simple Experiment) (Clean Scent and Cleaning Behavior)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Exemplar Study: Two-group Design (Simple Experiment) (Tipping in Restaurants)

To be used as a supplement to a traditional lecture, this activity makes use of published research to illustrate Read More...


Factorial designs: Making the connection between hypotheses, follow-ups and conclusions

This exercise is designed to help students understand that the researcher’s hypotheses should guide which means Read More...


Online Activity: Factorial Research Design (Methods)

From the Society for the Teaching of Psychology website:
This interactive application provides supplemental Read More...


Podcast Lecture on Factorial Designs

In this podcast will show how you could set up a two factor research design using an interesting topic: physical Read More...


PowerPoint: Factorial Design: Pepsi Challenge

This activity leads students through a factorial design where students are in one of four conditions where they Read More...


PowerPoint: Mixed Design: The Influence of Music

This activity leads students through a mixed design where they all listen to clips of 5 different songs (within-subjects), Read More...


PowerPoint: Multi-Group Design (Repeated Measures): Pie Taste Test

This activity leads students through a repeated-measures multi-group design that has students provide taste ratings Read More...


PowerPoint: Multi-Group Design: Something You Will Like

This activity leads students through a between subjects multi-group design that tests three different strategies Read More...


PowerPoint: Two Group Design: The Influence of Arousal on Attraction

This powerpoint activity leads students through a two-group design demonstrating the influence of arousal (due Read More...