Psychological Statistics

Psychological Statistics
Descriptive and inferential statistical analysis and hypothesis testing applied to psychological research data.
 Hours4.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesMATH 110; or G E 106
 NotePsych 307 may be taken concurrently with Psych 308. Stat 121 will not substitute for this course. Contains content featured in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout the year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining PSYCH 308
Course Outcomes: 

1. Recognize and understand notation, formulae, and concepts

Students will be able to recognize and understand basic statistical notation, formulae, and concepts.

Measurement: Multiple choice and short answer exams

2. Speak and write about notation, formulae, etc.

Students will be able to accurately speak and write about statistical formulae, concepts, analyses, and results.

Measurement: Short essays.

3. Select and use formulae appropriately

Students will be able to correctly select and use basic statistical formulae and appropriately interpret the results.

Measurement: Multiple choice tests, short essays.