Posted: September 6th, 2023
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the following nonexperimental research methods: (a) naturalistic observations, (b) surveys, and (c) correlational studies. If you were asked to use one of these designs in a study next week, which nonexperimental design would you select and why?
In your own words, define naturalistic observation. Discuss examples of when a naturalistic observational study would be the most appropriate design to select. What are two sources of bias during an observation period?
Discuss what stage in the publication process should potential authors talk about publication credit. Explain.
Describe how the sections of a poster, for presentation, are organized.
Discuss the proper placement and usages of a table and a figure within the manuscript.
Define the four general writing guidelines using APA style. Why is it important to write using these guidelines when communicating your study? Explain
Review Chapter 8 and the information and demonstrations given on schemas and scripts. Create a similar demonstration to one of those in Chapter 8 and present it to a classmate, friend, or family member. Based on the results of your demonstration, explain the role of schemas on memory formation. How did the experience measure up to your expectations?
Describe what research says memory enhancement and include examples about cognitive tools people can use to improve encoding, storage and retrieval methods in their everyday lives. Use scholarly resources to support your response.
Research false memories from witnesses of a crime and the reliability of their testimony in court. Explain whether or not witness testimony is reliable and support your response with scholarly resources.