100W S10 - Methods Section Assignment

100W S10 - Methods Section Assignment - Psychology 100W...

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Psychology 100W 1 Methods Section (~500 words, APA style manuscript format) Purpose APA style research reports are composed of several major sections. This assignment will familiarize students with how to write an APA style Methods section of a research report. Addresses Student Learning Objective(s) (SOL) 2 Readings APA Manual (6th Edition), chapters 2.06 (methods sections), 3.03 (headings, particularly 2 or 3 levels of headings), 4.30 - 4.38 (numbers), and other relevant APA sections. Dunn, chapter 5 Instructions The function of a Methods Section is to describe how a study was conducted in enough detail that another investigator can replicate the study. We will conduct an in-class experiment on the day designated in the syllabus. Attendance is very important because the Methods Section you will write is based on information provided in the in-class experiment. After the experiment, you will be given the opportunity ask the instructor for any information you feel will be necessary to include in the Methods section. Papers will be in APA style, and include a
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