|Module Co-ordinator||Dr Simon McCabe|
|Contact Hours||11 x 2 hour Lectures and 9 x 2 hour seminars|
40% of course grade: Exam and 60%: Policy/business intervention proposal. The report will involve the use of the European Social Survey latest round data to formulate a hypothesis or set of hypotheses on the statistical determinants of a key outcome of relevance to behavioural science (e.g. well-being, trust, job-satisfaction). Students will be required to specify a regression module to test these hypotheses, report the findings, draw conclusions, and outline the limitations of the research and potential future studies.
The module aims to:
By the end of the module, students are expected to have achieved the following:
This module information is representative of what is included in the module in a given year. Details of actual reading, lectures and coursework may vary year to year and will be available at the beginning of the semester.