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Learners discover how apply to research methods to their study of Positive Psychology. In this course, we study with Dr. Angela Duckworth and Dr. Claire Robertson-Kraft. Through an exploration their work "True Grit" and interviews with researchers and practitioners, you develop a research hypothesis and learn how to understand the difference between internal and external validity. You also begin to understand and apply the strengths and weaknesses associated with different types of measurements and evaluation designs. You then interpret the results in an empirical study. Suggested prerequisites: Positive Psychology: Martin E. P. Seligman’s Visionary Science and Positive Psychology: Applications and Interventions....

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27 déc. 2019

Though i have nightmares of research design from my undergraduate career, this puts a neat spin on it and reminds the sheer importance of it. Thanks for the reminder of what is important UPENN!


23 oct. 2020

It was a wonderful class! While I was expecting something different than learning about research and how to read research papers, that is my fault for putting my expectations on the class.

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par Dana Z

26 oct. 2020

Excellent! Really enjoyed the planning and intent with which the professors taught and incorporated "guest speakers" along with lectures.

par Louis P

22 déc. 2017

Not a stats person, but they made this part of the course easier to follow than I anticipated. Looking for more on line stats courses.

par Karen P S

15 oct. 2017

Outstanding course lectures/videos, supporting literature and content. I learned a tremendous amount of new material! Thank you!

par Janka J

7 août 2017

I studied statistics at achelor and MBA level. I am sure finally I understood the essence, the meaning of it :-) Thank you!

par Wenling W

18 juin 2018

very good course which could help you know how to design your research and basic knowledge about reattach, worth to learn.

par Ka L L

8 avr. 2020

Thanks for teaching about research methods in such a fun way that helped me in navigating in more research-based courses.

par Mihály K

7 juil. 2020

I used to think I'm not interested in research methods, but this course opened my eyes and showed me the beauties of it.

par Robin L J

31 déc. 2017

This course is great for learning about how to discern statistics. Of course, it also includes the research on grit....

par Ma l C C

7 juil. 2018

I learned a lot from this course. It inspired me to conduct a research on well being parents and their parenting style

par Yasmin A

11 mars 2018

Enjoyed Angela Duckworth's lectures and I learned a lot about research methods. I'm fascinated with the study of grit.

par Rodrigo F

3 juil. 2017

Awesome mix of instructors. Made me understand how research is done. One more step on the positive psychology ladder.

par Jens H

21 juil. 2017

Perhaps a tad too many videos and peer-graded assignments but overall highly informative. Thank you for this course!

par Elaine T

1 sept. 2017

I really learned a lot in the class, more detailed than I imagined. Thank you both for the invaluable instruction!

par Zanora L B E

5 août 2021

Enjoyed this class and getting a better understanding of research methods, research analysis and application!

par Monica A

17 sept. 2017

I enjoy very much the material and the videos of Dr. Angela . I read the book and liked it very much as well.

par Anurag S

8 févr. 2020

Good for students who wish to start their Masters/PhD in positive psychology to understand research methods.

par Inza S

28 déc. 2019

This is helping me understand the dynamics of the teachers' environment and why they need the extra "zest"

par Rebecca D

3 avr. 2018

I learned more about interpreting journal articles from this course than my graduate level research class.

par William B C

15 sept. 2017

This course was gritty and deep. I felt appropriately challenged. Highly recommended and worth while.

par HSC

4 févr. 2018

This course was great. You learn all the fundamentals of research and get a deep dive into grit.

par Libbla K

18 déc. 2017

Very in depth and thought provoking - putting this into practice will be fascinating. Thank you.

par Donna M E

19 mars 2018

This course explained research methods in the most "easily" understood I have ever experienced.

par Stephanie S

20 mars 2021

Great summary of research methods and interesting insights into Dr. Duckworth's grit research.

par Chompoonuch K

25 janv. 2021

II’d like to express my deep gratitude for your online course.

This course made me grittier.


par RC R

16 janv. 2021

Very clear concise and informative teaching from both teachers ! Thank you for being you : )