This course introduces conceptual and practical issues concerning research in cognitive psychology. Students will be introduced to current research methods through a series of practical exercises conducted on computers. By the end of the course, students will be able to program experiments, manipulate data files, and conduct basic data analyses.
Priority will be given to students enrolled in the Specialist/Specialist Co-op program in Neuroscience Cognitive stream, followed by students in the Specialist/Specialist Co-op program in Psychology. Students in any Mental Health Studies program or the Major program in Psychology will be admitted as space permits.