Semester 1, 2005 
Psychology 301

Resources 
Week 
Lecture

Tutorials

Quizzes

Readings

Other/Notes 
1 
Outline of
Course (.4MB) Survey Design 1 (.3MB) 
   
H: Ch1,2 O: Survey Design 
Handout: 3 copies of Quick Fun Survey 
2  Survey Design 2 (2.3MB)  Intro to SPSS  Practice 
H: Ch3,4 O: Designing Questions (Cannell) F: Assumed knowledge 
Bring 3 completed QFSs to tuts 
3  Descriptives (.9MB)  Descriptives  1. Fundamentals 
H: Ch5,6 O: Levels of measurement R: Descriptive statistics R: Visual displays of data 
Open & save: qfsall.sav 
4  Correlations (2.9MB)  Correlations  2. Descriptives  H: Ch9 
aggr.sav chickens.sav LEQ.sav xy.sav 
5 
Linear Regression
(1.0MB)
Multiple Regression 1 
   
H: Ch10,11 O: Correlation & Regression (Zady) O: Multiple Regression (Statsoft) 

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Multiple Regression 2 (html summary) 
MLR1  3. Correlations  H: Ch10,11  interactions.sav interactions.sps interactions.spo 
7  ANOVA 1 (1.8MB)  MLR2  4. MLR1 
H: Ch12,13,14,15,16 R: Notes on interaction 

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10  ANOVA 2 (.9MB)  ANOVA1  5. MLR2  H: Ch17, 18  
11  Power (1.3MB)  Power  6. ANOVA1&2 
H: Ch15 R: Controversy of Significance Testing R: Metaanalysis Research Methodology 

12  Factor Analysis 1 (2.7MB)  FA1  7. Power 
R:
Concepts & their measurement (Chapter 4 from Bryman & Cramer, 1997, .8MB pdf file on ereserve  go to Documents folder) R: Factor Analysis Resources R: Introductory Factor Analysis Readings 
behav.sav manage.sav student.sav resilience.sav leq.sav sdq.sav 
13  Factor Analysis 2 / Reliabilities / Composite scores (.8MB)  FA2  8. FA1 
R: Evaluating
EFA (Fabrigar, et al, 1999, html file on ereserve  go to Documents folder) O: Advanced Factor Analysis Readings 

14 
[No tuts or lecture W14] 
       
15  Summary & Overview (.5MB)  Review  9. FA2  R: Multivariate Procedures (Weiss)  
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Survey Design Assignment due June 10, 5pm Marking criteria (.doc) 