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PSYC331 Applied Psychological Research

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Group research projects in selected areas of psychology.

Paper title Applied Psychological Research
Paper code PSYC331
Subject Psychology
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,110.75
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PSYC 210, PSYC 211, PSYC 212
Schedule C
Arts and Music, Science

Teaching staff

Sabrina Goh


Halpern, D.F. (2013). Thought and knowledge: An introduction to critical thinking (5th ed.). Psychology Press. 


Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this paper will

  • Acquire and apply knowledge of research principles and processes in psychology - Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research
  • Obtain hands-on experience designing and conducting research studies in psychology - Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation
  • Learn how to work with others to achieve research goals - Communication, Information literacy, Teamwork
  • Gain experience writing research proposals and journal articles in psychology - Communication, Ethics, Information literacy, Research
  • Develop effective oral presentation skills - Communication, Information literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork

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Semester 1

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
A1 Wednesday 10:00-10:50 9-15, 17-22


Stream Days Times Weeks
A1 Thursday 15:00-16:50 9-15, 17-22