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Professional Certificate in
Research Methods in Psychology

What you will learn

  • Appraise the scientific method as a means of acquiring knowledge about psychological phenomena.
  • Critique the various research designs and the associated statistical methods in terms of advantages and disadvantages.
  • Explain the importance of statistical analysis for appreciating the results of a psychological research study.
  • Defend the ethical use of humans and animals in research.
  • Devise a research study that investigates a psychological phenomenon of your choice.
Expert instruction
3 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
6 months
4 - 12 hours per week
Discounted price: $348.30
Pre-discounted price: $387USD
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Courses in this program

  1. APA's Research Methods in Psychology Professional Certificate

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from American Psychological Association (APA)

Mike Stadler
Senior Content Manager
American Psychological Association

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