Psychology 1000 Research Requirement COORDINATOR: KATELYNN BOURASSA ([email protected]) REQUIREMENTS Complete 6 hours of research credit Options: Study Participation Pretest Survey Quizzes 1 Credit = 1 Hour Participation/1 Quiz WHY RESEARCH? Not typical extra-credit busy work Actual studies that are published and contribute to the field Brings in funding to UW which helps lower tuition fees SONA ACCOUNT Create a personal account Online http://uwyo.sona-systems.com User ID (email confirmation) Smartphone App Search for “SONA Systems” Available for iOS and Android operating systems In SONA: Search for studies Register for studies Cancel appointments Check credits earned SONA WEBSITE http://www.uwyo.edu/psychology/research-participation-for-students/ SONA SONA SONA OPTION 1: STUDY PARTICIPATION SONA manages details E-mail reminders, receipts, etc. You must be 17 years or older to participate Email Katelynn if under age 17 If you sign up for a study, you must show up or cancel your spot! Please cancel through SONA at least 24 hours in advance Failure to cancel a minimum of 1 hour in advance results in one “strike” “3 strikes and you’re out” No longer able to earn credit through “Study Participation Option” STUDY PARTICIPATION: PRETEST SURVEY 8:00am Monday, September 14th to 9:00pm Sunday, September 27th Pretest is only available for 2 weeks You will receive ONE credit hour for completing the pretest You will NOT be eligible for MOST studies if you do not complete it during the week it is available If you miss the pretest, you may still qualify for a reduced number of studies OPTION 2: QUIZZES Six quizzes offered Email Katelynn prior to quiz date to sign up Based on research articles: o Psychology Dept. web page o “Research Participation for Students” link http://www.uwyo.edu/psychology/research-participation-for-students/ Must read the articles ahead of time Quizzes will not be available after dates listed o May be taken early QUIZ SCHEDULE Tuesdays at 12:30pm in Biological Sciences 310 DATE TIME September 29 12:30pm October 13 12:30pm October 27 12:30pm November 10 12:30pm November 24 12:30pm December 8 12:30pm DEADLINES AND QUESTIONS Last day to participate in research: Friday, December 11th Participate early! Questions about a specific study should go to the researcher in charge. Contact Katelynn Bourassa with general questions Email: [email protected] Office hours: Tuesdays from 9:30am-11:30am in BS 102.