HPS434 - Psychology Research Methods (Advanced)


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in courses H345 and H452


For students enrolled in H345, must have passed 24 credit points

Other courses: Nil



Incompatible with:

HPS426 and HPY712

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour seminar (campus) per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 2 hour seminar (online) per week


This unit provides advanced coverage of multivariate data analysis. It is designed to provide students with a conceptual understanding of multivariate statistics as well as the practical knowledge of how to implement these analyses using common tools such as SPSS and AMOS. Specific topics include data hygiene, multivariate regression, exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis and structural equation modelling.

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