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  1. PSYCH 540 Tutorials / psych540dotcom

  2. PSYCH 540 Entire Course (UOP) PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com PSYCH 540 Week 1 Individual Assignment Fundamentals of Research Methodology Paper PSYCH 540 Week 1 Reflection PSYCH 540 Week 1 DQ 1 For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Learning to conduct high-quality research is of little value unless you are able to formulate interesting research questions. Select an area in which you have expertise. PSYCH 540 Week 1 DQ 1 (UOP)

  3. PSYCH 540 Week 1 DQ 2 (UOP) PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com If you were going to conduct a survey at your place of employment for a school project, what information would you need to provide individuals in order to obtain informed consent? What steps would you take to help ensure privacy and confidentiality for a workplace survey? Finally, how would you reduce any sense of coercion for employees to take the survey? For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you examine fundamental concepts of research methodology in the field of psychology. Address the following items: PSYCH 540 Week 1 Individual Assignment Fundamentals of Research Methodology Paper (UOP)

  4. PSYCH 540 Week 1 Reflection (UOP) PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Create a 75- to 100-word statement describing how the week's learning has affected your thought processes, development, and professional disposition. This statement should reflect your personal learning process, challenges, moments of discovery, life experiences, and interactions. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com What is external validity? Why is it important in a research study? How can a researcher establish external validity within a study? Give a concrete example. PSYCH 540 Week 2 DQ 1 (UOP)

  5. PSYCH 540 Week 2 DQ 2 (UOP) PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Do you think that observational research methods are too subjective? Why or why not? How can observer bias be controlled? (Use a concrete example to illustrate how you would control observer bias.) For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Select a classical issue in ethics and psychological research (e.g., deception in research, informed consent, use of animals). Obtain faculty approval of your selected issue prior to beginning this assignment. PSYCH 540 Week 2 Individual Assignment Ethics In Psychological Research (UOP)

  6. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Create a 75- to 100-word statement describing how the week's learning has affected your thought processes, development, and professional disposition. This statement should reflect your personal learning process, challenges, moments of discovery, life experiences, and interactions. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Select an issue in the field of psychology. This issue will be the basis for your Research Project due in Weeks 2, 3, and 4. Obtain faculty approval of your selected issue prior to beginning this project. PSYCH 540 Week 2 Team Assignment Research Project Literature Review (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 2 Reflection (UOP)

  7. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study? (Answer this last question with a concrete example.) For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com What is the difference between individual differences variables and manipulated independent variables? What impact does this difference have on causal inferences? How does a repeated measures design deal with individual differences? PSYCH 540 Week 3 DQ 2 (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 3 DQ 1 (UOP)

  8. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Create a 75- to 100-word statement describing how the week's learning has affected your thought processes, development, and professional disposition. This statement should reflect your personal learning process, challenges, moments of discovery, life experiences, and interactions. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Design a research study utilizing descriptive research methods for the issue that you selected for your Research Project Literature Review. Prepare a paper between 1200 and 1800 words that address the following items: [Organize the proposal using the standard headings of APA style: introduction, method, results, and discussion.] PSYCH 540 Week 3 Team Assignment Research Project Descriptive Method Design (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 3 Reflection (UOP)

  9. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com What are the advantages and drawbacks of using the case study method? Do you think that the advantages to using this method are greater than the drawbacks? Why or why not? Couch your answer within the context of a concrete example. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Why would it be important for an experiment to be conducted in a natural setting as opposed to a controlled setting? What obstacles do researchers face in conducting experiments in a natural setting? How can they overcome these obstacles? (Use concrete examples to illustrate your points.) PSYCH 540 Week 4 DQ 2 (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 4 DQ 1 (UOP)

  10. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Create a 75- to 100-word statement describing how the week's learning has affected your thought processes, development, and professional disposition. This statement should reflect your personal learning process, challenges, moments of discovery, life experiences, and interactions. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Design a research study utilizing experimental research methods for the issue that you selected for your Research Project Literature Review. Prepare a paper between 1200 to 1800 words that address the following items: PSYCH 540 Week 4 Team Assignment Research Project Experimental Method Design (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 4 Reflection (UOP)

  11. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com How are statistics and research design related? For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com What is a correlation? What are the different types of correlation? Why is it important to determine correlation? If anxiety and depression are correlated, what three possible directions of causality might explain this correlation? (Present this last point with a concrete example.) PSYCH 540 Week 5 DQ 2 (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 5 DQ 1 (UOP)

  12. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Resource:Research Methods in Psychology Prepare written responses to the following questions. The response to each of the four questions should be between 250 to 350 words. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Create a 75- to 100-word statement describing how the week's learning has affected your thought processes, development, and professional disposition. This statement should reflect your personal learning process, challenges, moments of discovery, life experiences, and interactions. PSYCH 540 Week 5 Reflection (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 5 Individual Assignment Applied Research Paper (UOP)

  13. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Select your topic for the PowerPoint presentation due in Week 6, outline the presentation, identify who will be responsible for each part of the first draft, and set a schedule for completing and refining the project. This should be submitted as a project on the Assignment tab by one of the team members. For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Locate an article concerning one of the trends listed below that impact research in the field of psychology. Get the approval of your instructor on the article. • More Emphasis on Prevention Research PSYCH 540 Week 6 Individual Assignment Trend Article Analysis (UOP) • PSYCH 540 Week 5 Team Assignment Topic Selection for Presentation (UOP)

  14. PSYCH 540 Tutorials For more course tutorials visit www.psych540.com Select a method that can be used to analyze research (either correlational analysis or statistical significance testing). • PSYCH 540 Week 6 Team Project Data Analysis and Interpretation Presentation (UOP)

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