An examination of statistics and research methods used in psychology. In statistics, students will study using descriptive statistics to describe samples and means and will study describing relationships using correlations. In research methods, students will study the scientific method, creating hypotheses, reliability and validity, the ethics of research, and controlling participant variables. Students will learn how to write APA style reports and how to use SPSS for statistical analysis.
Prerequisites: PSYC 2013 and Junior or Senior status..