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 (Links to an external site.). in, Psychology. OpenStax. [Electronic version]
University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing. (2010). 2.2 Psychologists use descriptive, correlational, and experimental research designs to understand behavior (Links to an external site.). In Introduction to Psychology. [Electronic version]
Select one research design from column A and column B.
column a column b
Experimental design. Case study.
correlationl design. naturalistic observation ,survey ,longitudinal/ cross section design
Describe the design. survey
Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the design.
Give an example of a study completed using this design.
This information is all available in the Unit 1 Learning Content. There are also resources available online to further your understanding.
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