Psychology 210

Fall 2004


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PSY 210      Introduction to Statistical Methods

Study and practise with statistical methods especially useful in the presentation and interpretion of psychological data. Prerequisite: PSY 101 and MAT 096, 124, or 126, or satisfactory placement on the mathematics pretest or consent of the instructor.
4 credits.

Syllabus Syllabus
Office Hours

Monday 9:00 – 10:00am, in CBC B346 (Dr. Barchard’s office)

Thursday 5:30 – 6:30pm, in CBC B135 (psychology computer laboratory)

Section 1: after class on Thursday, from 9:45 – 10:15, CBC B222 and then my office

Section 2: after class on Tuesday, from 12:45 – 1:15, CBC B138 and then my office
Ed Crossman's Drop-in Hours Thursday 2:00 - 3:45 CBC B135
Student Contact Information Email Dr. Barchard to have this sent to you.
Statistics Links on the Internet Statistics Links
SPSS Research Data Research Data
(Using Internet Explorer, right click on the Research Data, select "Save As", and save this data to your floppy disk.)
Recoded Research Data
Lab Assignments

Lab 1: Study Partner (2 mrk)
Lab 2: Graphs (3 mrk)
Lab 3: Intro to SPSS (3 mrk)
Lab 4: SPSS Graphs (4 mrk)
Lab 5: Descriptive Statistics (3 mrk)
Lab 6: Recoding (3 mrk)
Lab 7: Syntax Window (3 mrk)
Lab 8: Writing a Report (4 mrk)
Lab 9: Standard Scores (3 mrk)
Lab 10: Central Limit Theorem (5 mrk)
Lab 11: Percentiles (6 mrk)
Lab 12: Replication (3 mrk)
Lab 13: One-Sample t-test (3 mrk)
Lab 14: Reading a Research Report (8 mrk)
Lab 15: Exam Questions (5 mrk)
Lab 16: Dependent t-test (3 mrk)
Lab 17: Independent t-test and Writing a Report (3 mrk)
Lab 18: Power (6 mrk)
Lab 19: Correlation (3 mrk)
Lab 20: Conference Poster (15 mrk)
Lab 21: Regression (3 mrk)
Lab 22: WPA Poster Proposal (4 mrk)
Lab 23: After Your Degree (4 mrk)
Lab 24: New Assignment (5 mrk)

Quizzes and Practice Quizzes Quizzes and practice quizzes from previous semesters of Psy 210 are listed under each semester.
Practice Quiz 1 Answers
Quiz 1 Answers
Practice Quiz 2 Answers
Quiz 2 Answers
Practice Quiz 3 Answers
Quiz 3 Answers
Practice Quiz 4 Answers
Quiz 4 Answers
Final Exam Answers
Practice Homeworks
(not for marks)

Probability Practice HW
Normal Table Practice Sheet
Standard Score Practice Sheet
Hypothesis Testing Practice Sheet
Correlation Practice Sheet

Handouts Probability Formula Decision Tree
What Inferential Procedure to Use


Online Research
Research Interests