# COURSE UNIT TITLE

#### Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
PSI 5026 ADVANCED STATISTICS IN PSYCHOLOGY* COMPULSORY 3 0 0 9

PSYCHOLOGY

#### Level of Course Unit

Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)

#### Course Coordinator

ASISTANT PROFESSOR DUYGU GÜNGÖR CULHA

PSYCHOLOGY

#### Course Objective

The goals of the course are to develop the skills necessary to identify an appropriate technique, estimate models, and interpret results for independent research and to evaluate contemporary social research critically by using advanced quantitative methods. The course covers Multiple linear regression, moderated and mediated regression, logistic regression.

#### Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

 1 Being able to choose appropriate statistical procedure for analysing particular research data 2 Being able to use statistical programs in advanced level 3 Being able to interpret the statistical results of a research 4 Being able to report appropriately the results of a research 5 Being able to planning a variety of research 6 Being able to write a research article

Face -to- Face

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#### Course Contents

 Week Subject Description 1 Introduction to mutiple statistics 2 Linear regression 3 Linear regression 4 Mediated regression 5 Mediated regression 6 Moderated regression 7 Moderated regression 8 Logistic regression 9 Logistic regression 10 Confirmatory factor analysis 11 Confirmatory factor analysis 12 Structural Equation Modeling-introduction 13 Structural Equation Modeling 14 General Overview

Tabaschnic and Fidel (2001). Using multiple statistics. USA:Allen&Bacon
Şimşek (2007). Yapısal Eşitlik Modeli. Ankara: Ekinoks Yayınları

#### Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lecturing, computer application

#### Assessment Methods

 SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA 1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM 2 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE 3 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.40 + FCG* 0.60 4 RST RESIT 5 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE * 0.40 + RST* 0.60

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To be announced.

English

To be announced.

#### Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

Psychology Department
Room: 418

To be announced.

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