PSY-220

Research Methods in Social Sciences

Through a combination of lecture and hands-on research projects, this course examines the philosophy and methodology of science and how they are applied to social questions. Students plan and conduct research projects and write papers describing their research following APA style. Topics to be explored include experimental and non-experimental research methods, the development of testable hypotheses, the use of electronic databases to explore and review the scientific literature, and ethical issues.

Prerequisites

PSY 101 and PSY 108, both with a minimum grade of C; and MTH 162 or MTH 161.

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PSY-220 Sections for Fall 2020

2 Sections Offered

PSY-220, Section 001 — CRN #22652
3 Credit Hours — Classroom
(Res Meth in Soc Sc-UR)

Instructor(s)
Patricia Kress

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Scheduled Meeting Times
TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureBrighton Campus
Building 12, Room 111
Aug 26th, 2020 – Dec 22nd, 2020Tuesday, Thursday
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Type Lecture
Location Brighton Campus
Building 12, Room 111
Date(s) Aug 26th, 2020 – Dec 22nd, 2020
Day / Time Tuesday, Thursday
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
***Honors-eligible students should contact the instrutor for information.***
PSY-220, Section SL1 — CRN #23795
3 Credit Hours — SUNY Learning Network (Online)
(Research Meth in Social Sci-UR)

Instructor(s)
Michael Ofsowitz

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Scheduled Meeting Times
TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureOnline
Aug 26th, 2020 – Dec 22nd, 2020N/A
Type Lecture
Location Online
Date(s) Aug 26th, 2020 – Dec 22nd, 2020
Day / Time N/A
***Instructor permission is required to register for SLN (online) sections as of three days before the official class start date. Please contact the instructor directly. No permission is necessary prior to that date.***