RSM701QuantResearch - 1 KEISER UNIVERSITY Course Syllabus...

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KEISER UNIVERSITYCourse SyllabusRSM701 Quantitative Research ICredit Hours: 3.0 graduate semester credit hoursPrerequisites: Admission to a Ph.D. psychology programProfessor Qualifications: Earned Doctorate in PsychologyProfessor Name and Bio:Professor Contact Information:COURSE DESCRIPTIONQuantitative Research I is a course in applied statistics introducing doctoral students todescriptive and inferential statistics for doctoral level research.Application of statisticaltools and methods will be emphasized.Statistical tools covered will be measures ofcentral tendency and variability, reliability, validity, probability, normal distribution, t-distribution, F-distribution, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, Analysis of variance,Chi-square, correlation, and regression.Application to real-life and research basedparadigms is made so students can become adept at interpreting empirical findings anddevelop the skills necessary to complete original research.PROGRAM OBJECTIVESAt the conclusion of the program, graduates will:Develop an advanced understanding of general psychological principles andtheories to include motivation, learning, emotion, and behavior.Appreciate diversity in individuals and the global community, demonstratedthrough using socio-cultural appropriate methodology in evaluating individual,social, and organizational levels in the field of psychology.Apply principles of effective research methods, evaluating problems, developingresearch strategies, designing and conducting psychological research,KS 10.23.20151
interpreting and evaluating research data, and formulating grounded conclusionsto add to the body of knowledge.Demonstrate professional communication skills in writing through organizing,thinking critically, and communicating ideas and information in documents,presentations, and publications.For students in the Doctor of Philosophy in PsychologyEvaluate educational and social services program designs to include programevaluation, curriculum development, and assessment strategies.For students in the Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial and Organizational PsychologyDevelop an advanced understanding of Industrial/Organizational Psychology asa science and method for applying psychology to the practical problems faced bypeople at work in a variety of organizationsPrepare graduates whose research, teaching, and applied work is primarilyinformed by current scientific theory, research, and methods.Develop and publicize new knowledge in the field of Industrial/OrganizationalPsychology through dissertation work.Demonstrate professional communication skills in writing through organizing,thinking critically, and communicating ideas and information in documents,presentations, and publications.

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