READ THE FULL EXPERIMENTAL METHOD PAPER RUBRIC BEFORE COMPLETING THIS ACTIVITY. This outline assignment does not cover all of the information on the final experimental method paper.
YOU MUST BE ABLE TO RANDOMLY ASSIGN PARTICIPANTS.
Answer the following in complete sentences:
Explain what you would like to do a study about (2 sentences minimum for 2 points):
Explain why this is relates to your personal, professional, or educational goals (1 point):
What is your Hypothesis? (1 point):
Identify your independent variable (1 point):
Identify your dependent variable (1 point) HINT: Your instructor provided this, but you can be more specific or descriptive:
Describe your experimental group as it relates to your independent variable (1 point):
Describe your control group as it relates to your independent variable (1 point):
Identify one possible confounding variable (related to participant characteristics) that you could control (1 point):
How could you control that variable? (1 point):