Statistical Methods for Cognitive Psychologists – Michaelmas 2016
Lectures are held on Thursday mornings at 11am-12 noon in the Lecture Theatre, here at Chaucer Road:
|6 Oct||Exploratory Data Analysis|
|13 Oct||Simple and multiple linear regression|
|27 Oct||The General Linear Model and complex designs including Analysis of Covariance|
|3 Nov||Categorical Data Analysis|
|10 Nov||ANOVA of balanced multi-factorial designs: between subject designs, and single subject studies|
|17 Nov||Repeated measures and mixed model ANOVA|
|24 Nov||Post-hoc tests, multiple comparisons, contrasts and handling interactions|
|1 Dec||Power analysis|
|8 Dec||Latent variable models: factor analysis and all that|
Level: This is a course planned with the needs in mind of a graduate student starting as a PhD student at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit.
Style: The presentation will be as fairly formal lectures, each aiming to:
- outline a particular class of methods
- give examples of it being applied to realistic situations
- indicate how to implement it using software available at MRC CBU.
All talks will be given by Peter Watson of the MRC CBU.
Talks will take place on Thursday mornings at 11 am, until noon, in the Lecture Theatre at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 7EF.