DPSY 806 Research Design and Analysis

Focuses on models for the analysis of data of pure experiments and observational studies. Topics include analysis of variance and covariance models for designs with between-subject and/or within subject factors; predictive and explanatory applications of simple and multiple regression analysis; path analysis.

Learning Outcomes:

  • a proficiency in reading and writing within the conceptual framework of research design & analysis;
  • an oral proficiency in understanding the genesis of research design & analysis;
  • an ability to identify, analyze, and question the origin of various analysis models;
  • a familiarity with understanding the rationale of research design & analysis within a society;
  • and a familiarity with the contemporary research design & analysis.