Statistical solutions to research problems in psyc

Faculteit Gedrags- en MaatschappijWetenschappen
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode PSB3E-M16
Vaknaam Statistical solutions to research problems in psyc
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Statistical solutions to research problems in psychology
Leerdoelen After this course students:
- can apply critical, statistical reasoning by recognising and defending against fallacies in statistical reasoning and substantiating statements,
- have basic knowledge of Bayesian reasoning,
- can, based on the description of a research problem, select a suitable statistical approach from the methods discussed in this course,
- reflect on its advantages and disadvantages,
- interpret analysis results and draw well-founded conclusions for the research problem at hand.
Omschrijving Based on empirical research problems, the use and usability of different statistical methods will be discussed. The course offers a great chance for a hands-on training in selecting, applying and interpreting statistical analyses and further developing your statistical reasoning. The course will be useful for those with an interest in psychological research and/or applied statistics. The topics include: 1. Item selection for a psychological test with factor analysis and item-response analysis; 2. Analysing diary data of a single subject with time series analysis; 3. Bayesian statistical inference.
Uren per week 2
Onderwijsvorm practicum
Toetsvorm opdrachten
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator prof. dr. D. van Ravenzwaaij
Docent(en) dr. L.F. Bringmann ,prof. dr. R.R. Meijer ,prof. dr. M.E. Timmerman ,prof. dr. D. van Ravenzwaaij
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
The literature consists of a selection of articles.
Entreevoorwaarden PSBA2-06 Testtheorie en testgebruik and PSBA2-12 Statistiek 3
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Ba psychologie (EN)  (Ba3 (EN) psychologie) 3 semester I b keuze
Ba psychologie (NL)  (Ba3 psychologie) 3 semester I b keuze