Advanced research methods in Psychology and Health

5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

Statistical literacy and analytical skills are crucial to comprehend complex social systems. Therefore, the main goal of this course is to provide students with statistical and design knowledge, helping them to decide on the veracity of their own (and others) research findings, with specific emphasis on Psychology. At the end of this course, students should be able to a) understand the different statistical tests that are commonly used in social sciences; b) make their own decision on what statistics should be used in a certain situation; and c) judge conclusions based on data analyses.


Assistant Professor
Rui Gaspar has a PhD in Psychology, specialization in Social Psychology (University of Lisbon) and a MSc in Psychological Research Methods (University of…
Assistant Professor
Bárbara Nazaré has an integrated master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology (Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of…