Welcome to Psychology as a Science. You can find all the course materials, such as lecture slides, lecture handouts, and practical worksheets listed on this page.
Lecture 1: Introduction
Handout for Lecture 1 of PAAS, School of Psychology @ UniSussex
Lecture 2: Philosophy of Science
We try to answer the question: 'What is this thing called "science"?'
Lecture 3: Approaches to Research
Here we cover some approaches to you take to answering research questions. We’ll cover qualitative and quantitative methods and briefly discuss methods like computer simulation and formal methods
Getting setup and algorithmic thinking
Working with R Project files
In this practical we’ll learn about how to work with R Project files, how to organise our files, and how to specify file paths
Writing and running code in R Studio
When to use the console and when not to? How do I include R code in R Markdown? How is R code executed anyway?