Your Psychology Project Handbook, 2nd edition
Becoming a Researcher

By Clare Wood, et al.
June 2012
Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780273759805
221 pages
$49.50 Paper Original

Your Psychology Project Handbook is the complete guide to preparing, carrying out and writing up a psychology research project or dissertation.

Designed to support you through every stage of the project process, this second edition has been updated to include new chapters on doing online research and employability. The text offers you advice and practical guidance on each aspect of the project including ethics, choosing a research question, working with a supervisor and more.

Whether it’s qualitative or quantitative, the handbook provides you with all the support you need to carry out your project with confidence.



Publisher’s acknowledgements

Guided tour

Coming up with the idea

Managing your supervisor

The literature review: Identifying your research question

Designing your study

Project planning and management


Research ethics

Data collection

Data analysis and presentation

10 Preparing the report

11 Disseminating your resultS



Appendix – Answers to the ethical scenarios



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