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Online Course

Positive Psychology: Character, Grit and Research Methods

University of Pennsylvania via Coursera

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  • Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
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  • Language English
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  • Duration 4 weeks long
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Overview

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.

Syllabus

Planning for Research

Collecting Data

Analyzing Data

Using Research to Inform Your Work and the World Around You

Taught by

Claire Robertson-Kraft and Angela Duckworth

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by Emilya completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be hard.
Interested for this course but should be adaptation time between Indonesia with attainding course country timr, several tasks, while stay at home and works from home
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