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PSYC 335 Research Methods in Psychology

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: PSYC 300 and 330 with grades of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC

CID: C-ID PSY 200

This course provides an overview of the methodologies used in experimental, quasi-experimental and non-experimental research in psychology. Students will learn how to design and conduct research, including formulating hypotheses, reviewing the literature, evaluating ethical issues, selecting methodologies, organizing data, applying statistics and writing reports.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1. Differentiate between scientifically derived knowledge and myth and conjecture about the topics of psychology and demonstrate understanding of psychological theory and scientific method.