The course is designed to provide practical knowledge and skills to Masters-level practitioners. Course topics include an overview of the scientific method, threats to internal and external validity, how to conduct a literature review, and how to design both well-controlled laboratory studies and a variety of field studies that are common in Industrial/Organizational psychology.
This course can be applied towards:
Any graduate applied statistics course. Admission to the Plan C graduate program in Applied Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
Textbooks and Materials
Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.
- Research methods in applied settings: An integrated approach to design & analysis., 2nd Ed. (2009)
Gliner, J.A., Morgan, G.A., & Leech, N.L.