GPSY

6133

Introduction to Statistics and Research Design

New School for Social Research: Psychology

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Intro Stats & Research Design

Fall 2019

Taught By: Hammad Sheikh

Section: A

CRN: 1827

Credits: 3

​This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of behavioral research methodology and statistics. The emphasis will be on descriptive statistics, non-experimental and experimental research designs and how to report them in APA format. We will focus on deepening three core areas of competency. First, scientific method and research design: Understanding how to apply the scientific method to design rigorous research that can contribute to our understanding of behavior. Second, data analysis and presentation: Understanding how to summarize, analyze, and interpret data from psychological research projects to reach conclusions about patterns and causes of behavior. Third, scientific communication and literacy: Understanding how to properly report the results of psychological research with brevity and clarity.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Psychology (GPSY)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 70

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:20am 12/6/2019 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave

Room: L104

Date Range: 8/28/2019 - 12/11/2019