PSYC BC1015 Psychology Research Methods Laboratory
A laboratory-based introduction to experimental methods used in psychological research. Upon successful completion of this course, students will know how to review the primary literature and formulate a hypothesis, design an experiment, analyze data using statistical methods, communicate the results of a scientific study through oral presentation and written manuscript, and carry out research studies under ethical guidelines. Students will be able to apply the acquired knowledge in all disciplines of Psychology and will be prepared to engage in advance research in fields including, but not limited to, Cognition, Learning, Perception, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development, Personality, and Social Psychology.
- As of Fall 2016, this course replaces PSYC BC1010.
- PSYC BC1001 must be taken prior to or concurrently with BC1015.
- While BC1015 is not required, if you choose to take it, it must be taken as the first lab, prior to a Group A, B, C Psych lab.
- BC1015 is comprised of a three hour laboratory section and a 75 minute lab lecture component.