Survey research and design in psychology/Lectures/Survey design

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Lecture 02: Survey design

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This is the second lecture for the Survey research and design in psychology unit of study.

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This lecture discusses the nuts and bolts of good survey design for research in the social sciences, including

  1. Research process
  2. Types of surveys
    1. Strengths and weaknesses of survey administration methods
  3. Survey design
  4. Levels of measurement
  5. Sampling
  6. Biases
    1. Non-sampling
      1. Threats to internal validity e.g., Demand characteristics
    2. Sampling

The lecture resources include presentation slides, audio and video recordings, and additional notes.


As per Lecture 01 readings.


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