Analyze different types of research


For this first assignment, you will analyze different types of research. To begin, please read and view the following materials:

  • Rice University. (2017). 2.2 Approaches to research. In Psychology. OpenStax. [Electronic version]. Retrieved from…
  • University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing. (2010). 2.2 Psychologists use descriptive, correlational, and experimental research designs to understand behavior. In Introduction to Psychology. [Electronic version]. Retrieved from…

Psychological Research – Crash Course Psychology #2

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Select one research design from column A AND column B.

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  1. Describe the design.
  2. Discuss strengths and weaknesses of the design.
  3. Give an example of a study completed using this design.

This information is all available in the Unit 1 Learning Map. There are also resources available online to further your understanding.

Additional Instructions:

  • Your assignment should be typed into a Word or other word processing document, formatted in APA style.
  • The assignments must include:
    • Running head
    • A title page with Assignment name
    • Your name
    • Professor’s name
    • Course
  • To submit the assignment, click on the assignment title link above and attach your document.

Estimated time to complete: 3 hours