Likan Zhan

Science and Scientific Research

1. Lecture Time and Location

On-site teaching this semester will not be avaliable
until at least April,
because of the coronavirus outbreak in China.

2. Course Information

This course is designed to expose students to the academic side of scientific research. They will learn the basic concepts of science and scientific research. They will also learn how to synthesize results, present them, and explore related topics. Students will analyze and discuss published research articles, engage in conversations with the teacher about different aspects of research, and design and present their own research.

3. Text Books

4. Lecture Notes

4. Grading


  1. Further reading: Stanovich, K. E. (2013).↩︎

  2. Further reading: American psychological association. (2010).↩︎