|TYPE OF COURSE UNIT||Compulsory Course
|LEVEL OF COURSE UNIT||Bachelor's Degree
|YEAR OF STUDY||2
|SEMESTER||Fourth Term (Spring)
|NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED||3
|NAME OF LECTURER(S)||-
|LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
||At the end of this course, the students;
1) Explain the programs used in psychological research.
2) Define how to use programming languages in designing experiments and analyzing data.
3) Design basic experiments in PsychoPy.
4) Explain the tools that are used to gather data from participants, such as Virtual Reality.
5) Design experiments using Python.
|MODE OF DELIVERY||Face to face
|PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSE||No
|RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENT||None
|COURSE DEFINITION||This course aims to provide an overview of basic software programs used in psychological research. Software include the ones used for questionnaire preparation and administration to software used in experimental designs (including the ones taking physiological measures).
|1st Week ||Introduction|
|2nd Week ||Using Qualtrics for Research|
|3rd Week ||Designing Experiments in PsychoPy I|
|4th Week ||Designing Experiments in PsychoPy II|
|5th Week ||Designing Experiments in PsychoPy III|
|6th Week ||Designing Experiments in PsychoPy IV|
|7th Week ||Designing Experiments in PsychoPy V|
|8th Week ||Conducting Research via Python I|
|9th Week ||Conducting Research via Python II|
|10th Week ||Conducting Research via Python III|
|11th Week ||Conducting Research via Python IV|
|12th Week ||Conducting Research via Python V|
|13th Week ||Tools Used in VR Research and Recent Studies|
|14th Week ||General Evaluation|
|RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READING||Farrel, S., & Lewandowsky, S. (2018). Computational modeling of cognition and behavior. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
|PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS||Lecture,Questions/Answers,Project
|ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA|
|Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)||70|
|Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)||30|
|Preparation for Quiz|
|Individual or group work||1||15||15|
|Preparation for Final exam|
|Preparation for Midterm exam||1||10||10|
|Laboratory (including preparation)|
|Total Workload / 30||3,13|
|ECTS Credits of the Course||3|
|LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION||English