Academic Catalog

PSYC116 STATISTICS FOR PSYCHOLOGY I

Course Code: 3710116
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(3-2)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Department: Psychology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr V.DOU ERDENER
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This course will introduce the basics of descriptive statistics and the principles of hypothesis testing. Methods of summarizing data, principles of probability, and basic assumptions and methods of hypothesis testing will be discussed as they relate to psychological research. The course will include weekly problem sessions (2 hours a week) to reinforce the learning of the principles by application.