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Module code:PSYC1103(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Introduction To Psychological Experimentation
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser:Dr Stephanie Baines
Organiser's location:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Organiser's email:s.baines@ucl.ac.uk
Available for students in Year(s):1,
Module prerequisites:First and second year modules are largely unavailable to non-Psychology students due to the number of students who take them as part of their programme. To find out if they are available to you please visit the website below, selecting the relevant information sheet. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/psychlangsci/students/current/subsidiary/subsidiary_psychology  
Module outline:Description: In this course students are introduced to the various experimental methods used in the different disciplines of Psychology. In each session, students participate in experiments and then the experimental design and procedure are discussed and the data collected. The analysed data are then provided to the students in a report-back session. Students are required to write 8 laboratory reports and these form the basis for the assessment. 
Module aims:In this laboratory course students are introduced to the various experimental methods used in different disciplines of Psychology, and learn techniques for designing and carrying out experiments.  
Module objectives:In each session students participate in experiments and then the experimental design and procedure are discussed. The data collected in the experiments are analysed and the results of analyses are provided to the students in a report-back session.  
Key skills provided by module:Introduction to the different methods used in Psychology and to experimental design Training in the write up of lab reports 
Module timetable:https://cmis.adcom.ucl.ac.uk:4443/timetabling/moduleTimet.do?firstReq=Y&moduleId=PSYC1103 
Module assessment:Continuous assessment 100.00%. 
Notes:Mandatory Introductory Course for Psychology students 
Taking this module as an option?:No 
Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only)https://moodle.ucl.ac.uk/enrol/index.php?id=22061 
Last updated:2014-09-05 12:18:16 by