psy245 | undergraduate
Survey Of Research And Statistics
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Psychological Research and Ethical Considerations
- Recognize the influence of cultural diversity on the interpretation of research findings.
- Articulate the goals of psychological research.
- Apply the steps of the research process.
- Compose research questions.
- Evaluate the role of ethics in research.
Considerations for Conducting Research
- Outline the various types of qualitative research.
- Explain the characteristics of effective qualitative research.
- Evaluate factors that may have an unanticipated influence on research.
- Identify nonexperimental research methods.
- Explain the purpose and process of correlational research.
- Justify the use of ex post facto research.
- Evaluate the design and function of surveys and questionnaires.
- Measure the effectiveness of different sampling methods.
- Compare the different scales of measurement.
- Evaluate measures of central tendency and variability.
- Assess the advantages and limitations of using graphical representations for data.
- Interpret the analysis of correlational data.
- Recognize the key parts of a research article.
- Explain the effects of biased language when reporting research.
- Demonstrate the application of research findings to real-world situations.
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