Exam question. Using your knowledge of Psychology, outline the design of a correlation (4) Describe how the correlation method was used in any 2 pieces of psychological research you studied (8) Using examples, compare the use of correlation with any other one method used in Psychology ( 8 )
Total marks = 40
What research methods could you use?
Using the mini whiteboards come up with 2 similarities and 2 differences between:
Correlations and Experiments
Correlations and Self reports
Correlations and Observations
Hint:You can prepare this before hand for all of the research methods! Know your points before you go in!
Writing Frame Example
Discuss how correlation can be useful in our understanding of everyday life (8)
3rd paragraph if you have time.