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PS907 - Advanced Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis (ESRC DTP Version)

  • Module code: PS907
  • Module name: Advanced Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis (ESRC DTP Version)
  • Department: Psychology
  • Credit: 10, 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To provide background for the student to understand and apply a variety of standard and advanced methods of qualitative and quantitative data analysis.

Principal learning outcomes

Perform simple and advanced regression analyses; perform simply and advanced analyses of variance; outline and compar techniques such as multidimensional scaling and factor analysis; conduct power analysis and meta-analysis; outline and compare techniques for psychometric testing; identify key tools and techniques for qualitative data analysis; conduct basic qualitative analyses.

Timetabled teaching activities

one lecture and one seminar per week

Other essential notes

Essential background / supplementary reading and time related to completing practical assignments.

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: PS907-10)
A1 (Assessed work only) Assignment 100%
15 CATS (Module code: PS907-15)
A1 (Assessed work only) Assignment 1 50%
  Assignment 2 50%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed Visiting/Exchange PART-YEAR ONLY 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

  • Postgraduate Taught MSc in Research Methods in Psychology (C8P4) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Clinical Applications of Psychology (C8P5) - Year 1
Optional Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Psychological Research (C8P9) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Psychological Research (C8P9) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Social Science Research (L98B) - Year 1