PS300-6-FY-CO:
Psychology Project

The details
2019/20
Psychology
Colchester Campus
Full Year
Undergraduate: Level 6
Current
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
30
13 May 2019

 

Requisites for this module
(none)
(none)
(none)
(none)

 

(none)

Key module for

BSC C831 Cognitive Science,
BSC C832 Cognitive Science (Including Year Abroad),
BSC C833 Cognitive Science (Including Placement Year),
BA 63C2 Psychological Studies,
BA C801 Psychology (Including Year Abroad),
BA C802 Psychology,
BA C807 Psychology (Including Foundation Year),
BA C810 Psychology (Including Placement Year),
BSC C800 Psychology,
BSC C803 Psychology (Including Year Abroad),
BSC C811 Psychology (Including Placement Year),
BSC C812 Psychology (Including Foundation Year),
BSC C806 Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience (Including Year Abroad),
BSC C808 Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience,
BSC C809 Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience (Including Placement Year),
BSC C813 Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience (Including Foundation Year),
BSC C814 Psychology with Economics,
BSC C815 Psychology with Economics (Including Year Abroad),
BSC C816 Psychology with Economics (Including Placement Year)

Module description

The Research Project is an original piece of empirical psychological research assessed via a poster and a written report. The project provides an opportunity to apply, in an original piece of research, the statistical and the research methodology learned during the first two years of the psychology degree.

Module aims

The module aims to give students a chance to apply the knowledge and skills learned during the first two years utilise and apply them to their own original research project.

Module learning outcomes

Students will learn how to generate hypotheses, collect and analyse research data, and draw conclusions based on the results.

Module information

The module will be supported through Moodle. The project outline provides further guidelines, details, and deadlines.

Learning and teaching methods

The module is organized with a series of deadlines that will help guiding students throughout their research project.

Bibliography

This module does not appear to have any essential texts. To see non-essential items, please refer to the module's reading list.

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%

Reassessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Most academic staff in Psychology are involved in project supervision.
m.filippetti@essex.ac.uk

 

Availability
No
No
No

External examiner

Prof Geoffrey Haddock
Cardiff University
Professor
Resources
Available via Moodle
Of 6 hours, 5 (83.3%) hours available to students:
1 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).

 

Further information
Psychology

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