This assignment has two parts, the first part will require an
exploration of the Social Psychology Network and the second part will
require an examination of the research.
Choose one study from the Social Psychology Network website. (http://www.socialpsychology.org/)
To access the online research:
- Look under the header on the left side of the page labeled “Social Psychology Pages.”
- Click on the link labeled “Online Psychology Studies”
- Participate in a study
Part 2: In 750-1,000 words, review research related to the topic area of the
study chosen (some articles can be found in the Social Psychology
Network site, others will require outside research). Identify the type
of research (survey, experiment, etc.) used with the study and evaluate
the appropriateness of that methodology. Summarize the advantages and
disadvantages of using an Internet site as a means of collecting data in
psychological research. Elaborate on any potential confounds or ethical
concerns noted while participating in the study.
Use three to five
scholarly sources in addition to the social psychology website, your
textbook can be used as one of the resources.
assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide,
located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning
the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful
completion. Two plagiarism checkers are used please ensure originality.