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PSY4111 Advanced Research Approaches

Short Description: Advanced Research Approaches
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Psychology and Counselling
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090701 - Psychology
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 12 November 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: BSCH (Psychology major 12302) or BPSH or MSCR (Psychology Research). BPSH students must have completed the first 3 years with a GPA of 5.0 across levels 1 to 3 psychology courses.

Synopsis

Students have the option of one of the following four streams:

Stream 1 is focused on Multivariate Analysis, while Stream 2 is a combination of Quantitative and Qualitative Methods (with a focus DP/CA: Discursive Psychology/Conversational Analysis). Stream 3 also combines Quantitative and Qualitative Methods (with a focus on IPA: Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis and Thematic Analysis). Stream 4 is an advanced Qualitative stream with a focus on Structured Literature Review (SLR) methods.

Full details about the streams will be available in the Honours program guide which will assist students to determine which stream is appropriate.

This course contains a mandatory residential school for both external and on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 External
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Ipswich