Statistics and Research Methods for Psychology and Other Social Sciences


Summer 2014 quarter

Taught by

cognitive psychology

This course provides a concentrated overview of the statistics and research methodology required for the GRE and prerequisites for graduate schools in psychology, education, and other social sciences. It also meets  the statistics prerequisite for the MES and MPA programs at Evergreen. We emphasize hands-on, intuitive knowledge and approach statistics as a language rather than as math alone; thus this course is gentle on "math phobics."  No computer skills are required. You will become an informed and savvy consumer of information, from the classroom to the workplace. We will cover descriptive and inferential statistics, research methodology and ethics.

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in

psychology, social services, health care, education

Location and Schedule

Campus location

Olympia

Schedule

Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: 9a-5p Tue/Thu (Jun. 25 - Jul. 18) During the last week only (July 21 - July 25), switch to Mon/Wed 9a-5p (July 21 and July 23)

Final Schedule and Room Assignment

Books

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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning

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Special Expenses

$15-$20 for a statistical calculator (graphing calculator not required)

Registration Information

Credits: 8 (Summer)

Class standing: Freshmen–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 40

Summer

Course Reference Number

First Session (8 credits): 40130

Go to my.evergreen.edu to register for this program.

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