the process of interpreting research data.
In this unit, you have learned about the structure for a classical or true experiment and the process of interpreting research data. It is important to understand the requirements for a classically designed experiment since this is the research style most often utilized to examine problems within the public safety community and the greater criminal justice system. View the Classical Experiment Tutorial (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. for a little help before getting started.
Draft a post which will discuss a criminal justice related classical experiment that you have designed. Address each element in complete sentences.
Provide a Research Hypothesis. (What do you plan to study?)
Identify the independent variable for your classical experiment.
Identify the dependent variable for your classical experiment.
Identify the characteristics of your research participants. (Groups Defined)
Identify the manner in which you will assign participants to a control group or experimental group.
Identify what will be examined during the pretesting phase.
Identify what will be examined during the post-testing phase.
Explain what results you will analyze to determine if the research hypothesis was proven.
Be sure to cite your sources in APA format.