Small Group Courses

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Small Group Courses

For year 3 timetable and assessment due dates, click on file below.

In this course you will conduct a structured collaborative research project. Working in small groups, you will devise and conduct a psychological study with guidance from your supervisor. The project will be written up in the form of a journal article. The small-group nature of the course will provide you with an opportunity to engage in discussion with and learn hands-on from a staff member.

You can find the Course Handbook and Project list here.


The general aims of the course are:
To facilitate critical reading and analysis of psychological research reports
To show how design principles and statistics are applied in psychological research, and how research is actually done
To encourage careful, deep consideration the value of published research studies