Scientific Investigation of Psychology

Facilitated by Mr. Motta

 

AP Psychology

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Psychology is a science, so in order to truly understand the science of psychology students participate in the science.  Students participate as an experimenter, participant, or general researcher experiencing the reality of what being a psychologist is all about. Students identify an interest, examine different ways of scientifically investigating a psychological phenomenon, create and  test a hypothesis, and then collect data to make their own conclusion concerning the area of interest.