Fall 2017

Statistics and Experimental Design

Listed in: Psychology, as PSYC-122

Formerly listed as: PSYC-22

Moodle site: Course


Matthew Schulkind (Section 01)


An introduction to and critical consideration of experimental methodology in psychology. Topics will include the formation of testable hypotheses, the selection and implementation of appropriate procedures, the statistical description and analysis of experimental data, and the interpretation of results. Articles from the experimental journals and popular literature will illustrate and interrelate these topics and provide a survey of experimental techniques and content areas.  A one-hour weekly lab will be devoted to data analysis using statistical software.

Requisite: PSYC 100 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 30 students.  Not open to first-year students. Fall and spring semesters. Professor Schulkind.


If Overenrolled: Preference given to sophomores who intend to major in Psychology


Lab Science Course


2019-20: Offered in Fall 2019 and Spring 2020
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019