Methodological foundations and statistics in cognitive science

Massimo Nucci
Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale

The course aims to introduce the students to the basic concepts of methods and statistics in psychological and neuroscience research. The course also includes a practical training focused on using the R software..

1. Basic concepts in methodology and statistics. Introduction to R software
2. Descriptive statistics and graphical representation of data
3. Correlation and regression
4. Comparing means
5. Run and comment statistical analysis on custom data.

Course requirements

Examination modality
Students will be asked run and comment statistical analysis on custom data during the last hours of the course

Course material, enrollment and last minute notifications
Made available by the teacher at this Moodle address

20 Jan 2020, 12:00 - 15:00 (room 4N)
21 Jan 2020, 09:00 - 12:00 (room 4N)
22 Jan 2020, 14:00 - 17:00 (room 4M)
23 Jan 2020, 15:30 - 18:30 (room 4x to be defined- wait for communication on Jan 22 in class)
28 Jan 2020, 16:00 - 19:00 (room 4T)
Computer rooms on the 4th floor, via Venezia 12 ("Psico 2" building).

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