This is a core course for all psychology majors. It encourages students to ask and answer questions from a psychological perspective, focusing them on concrete projects where they critically evaluate knowledge in psychology. Students learn to appreciate the strengths and limitations of various research methodologies and become better consumers of research. They read research articles, create hypotheses, collect and interpret data, and learn how to present results in APA style. The product of the class is a fully developed research proposal.
Department Description : History and Social Science