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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PY 261 - Psychological Statistics & Methods I (3)

Students will learn the foundations of scientific research in psychology, emphasizing the role of psychology as a science, the role of scientific reasoning in everyday life, ethical issues in behavioral research, qualitative research, observational research, and survey design. Students will begin to develop proficiency in SPSS data entry and management, descriptive statistical analysis and reporting, the visual display of data, APA style essentials, and academic writing, reading, and oral communication in psychology. Prerequisites: PY 101  and one of the following: MA 115 MA 120 , MA 125 , MA 155  or MA 241 . 2015 CORE: Explorations of Nature, Acquire. FA.