PSY400 Research Methods and Analysis 4 - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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PSY400 Research Methods and Analysis 4

This course develops advanced knowledge in multivariate research design and statistics for null hypothesis significance testing (NHST), as well as developing intermediate level knowledge in alternatives to the NHST approach (Bayesian models) and qualitative data analysis. Multivariate research designs, data cleaning, assumption testing in multivariate designs, as well as power, effect size, and conditional probability will be examined. Proficiency in the use of MANOVA, MANCOVA, repeated measures MANOVA, logistic regression, discriminant function analysis/profile analysis, factor analytic approaches, structural equation modelling, thematic analysis, sensitivity/specificity analysis, and receiver operating curve (ROC) analysis will be developed. The course prepares you to undertake Honours and higher degree dissertations and to conduct professional research.

Course detail

Prerequisite
Enrolled in Program AR403, AR405 or AR645
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 4
Tuition fee
1.4: Psychology, Behavioural Science nec FOE 0907XX
Census date
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Class timetable
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Course outline

PSY400 Course Outline Semester 1, 2021 (PDF 82KB)

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