Introduces research methods used in psychology and other social sciences. Topics include the logic and ethics of research; descriptive, correlational, and experimental methodology; instrumentation; strategies for searching research literature; basic statistical reasoning and methods; and the collection, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of research data. Prerequisite: PSYC 201 and MATH 236 or MATH 247 with a minimum grade of C or better or consent of instructor. Transfer: CSU;UC