Alan Pickering’s Statistics
Teaching Information

The whole course is divided into four 5-week sections. See
below for more details:-

Weeks
1-5

__Review of Basic Stats Concepts and
Techniques__

Recommended Text: D.C.Howell
(2006). *Statistical Methods for Psychology* (6th Edition).* *

The earlier 3^{rd} - 5^{th}
editions are fine too.

Click here for the publisher’s electronic catalogue
containing Howell’s book. You will have to search it to get the actual book
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Click here for D.C.Howell’s very useful own
website.

Weeks
6-10

__Selected Multivariate Statistical Techniques__

Recommended Text: B.G.Tabachnick & L.S.Fidell
(2001). *Using Multivariate
Statistics (4th Edition)*.

The earlier 3^{rd} Edition is fine too.

There is also a very useful (£9.99) paperback

S.J.Osterlind & B.G. Tabachnick
(2001). *SPSS** for Windows Workbook to Accompany Using Multivariate Statistics
Fourth Edition*.

Weeks 11-15

__General Linear Model Techniques: (M)AN(C)OVA __

Recommended
Text: Either Howell or Tabachnick
and Fidell

Weeks 16-20

__Miscellaneous Advanced and Non-Standard Topics__

No one text covers all these adequately; some things
are in Howell; some in T&F; see also individual references

Click below for some revision materials:-

Sample Exam Questions for various topics (including
model answers)

Coursework Assessments