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psy110 - Research methods (Course overview)
Department of Psychology 12 KP
Module components Semester courses Sommersemester 2021 Examination
Lecture
Seminar
(
R seminar in summer is voluntary
)
Tutorial
(
statistics
)
Notes for the module
Prerequisites
Enrolment in Master's programme Neurocognitive Psychology.
Module examination
The module will be tested with an oral exam (20 min).

Required active participation for gaining credits:
attendance of at least 70% in the seminars (use attendance sheet that will be handed out in the beginning of the term).
Skills to be acquired in this module
Goals of module:
Students will acquire basic knowledge in planning empirical investigations, managing and
understanding quantitative data and conducting a wide variety of multivariate statistical
analyses. They will learn how to use the statistical methodology in terms of good scientific
practice and how to interpret, evaluate and synthesize empirical results from the perspective of
statistical modeling and statistical learning in basic and applied research context. The courses in
this module will additionally point out statistical misconceptions and help students to overcome
them.


Competencies:
++ interdisciplinary kowledge & thinking
++ statistics & scientific programming
++ data presentation & discussion
+ independent research
+ scientific literature
++ ethics / good scientific practice / professional behavior
++ critical & analytical thinking
++ scientific communication skills
+ group work