Chapter 7- Naturalistic, Qualitative
October 04, 2016
Non-Experimental Research Methods
AN OVERVIEW OF NATURALISTIC OBSERVATION:
Naturalistic observation: The observation of behavior in the natural setting where it is
expected to occur, with limited o
Chapter 4, September 15, 2016
1. Criteria for defining and measuring variables.
- Variable- Any value or characteristics that can change or vary from one person to
another or from one situation to another.
o For a variable to be suitable
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WHATS THE METHOD SECTION FOR?
- The main goal of this section is to describe the study so that readers can identify what
exactly you did.
A good method section will:
- Help readers understand the nuts and bolts of your stud
CONDUCTING EXPERIMENTS: BETWEEN-SUBJECTS DESIGN
Between-subjects-design: Different participants are observed one time in each group or
at level of a factor.
Between-subjects experimental-design: Levels of a between-subjects factor are
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The participants for this study consisted of twenty undergraduate students from
different backgrounds and ethnicity that attends Concordia University Saint Paul. Each of
Research Methods: Chapter 1 Notes 09-01-2016
Science as a method of knowing
The scientific method
Other methods of knowing
The goals of science
Approaches in acquiring knowledge
SCIENCE AS A METHOD OF KNOWING:
Science=knowledge from Lati
Dr. Steve Arnold
4 October 2015
Critical Reflection Essay
Threw out the class Intro to Psychology taught by Dr. Steve Arnold I learned many
interesting things in the class that will help benefit me in the future, there
Psych-Sim Session 21: EXPRESSING EMOTION
In this activity you will learn about the role of facial expressions in the nonverbal communication of
What emotions are generally considered primary affects? How do
Psych-Sim Session 20: HUNGER AND THE FAT RAT
This activity provides a simulated experiment on weight regulation in rats.
What are the two techniques used to study hypothalamic dysfunction? How do they differ?
Anything that has weight and takes up space
The basic building blocks of matter that cannot be broken down by chemical means
The smallest units of an element that retain the element's physical and chemical