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Module code:PSYCGN27 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Research Methods II: Introduction to Statistical Analysis
Credit value:15
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser (provisional):Dr Peter Martin
Organiser's location:Anna Freud Centre
Available for students in Year(s):1, 2, 3, 4
Module prerequisites:This is a Master's level module. A good undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline is also a prerequisite for taking the module.  
Module outline:The course will cover a range of topics in descriptive and inferential statistics including: sampling distributions, descriptive statistics, measures of association and measures of difference. Methods for evaluating reliability and validity will also be addressed. The emphasis will be on carrying out statistical tests using SPSS and interpreting and communicating the results of analysis effectively.  
Module aims:These sessions aim to equip students with knowledge of statistical analysis and how to use the statistics package SPSS.  
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Module assessment:Unseen two-hour written examination 100.00% 
Notes:This module is restricted to students on the MSc/ PG Diploma Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology/ MRes Developmental Neuroscience and Psychopathology and Developmental Psychology and Clinical Practice MSc. Students on the MSc Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology, MSc Developmental Psychology and Clinical Practice and MRes Developmental Neurosience and Psychopathology should complete the formative module Research Methods I before taking Research Methods II: Introduction to Statistical Analysis.  
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Last updated:2017-03-13 14:47:29 by ucjucpr