๐Ÿ™‡ What will I learn?

  • Empirical toolkit
  • Tools for Data Collection/Analysis

๐Ÿ“‘ VL01 Empirical measuring

  1. ๐Ÿ’ญ Hypothesis
  2. ๐Ÿ“ Empirical Measuring
  3. ๐Ÿ— Experimental Design
  4. ๐Ÿ‹๏ธโ€ Simulated Work Task (SWTS)
  5. ๐Ÿช– Recruiting participants

๐Ÿ“‘ VL02 Surveys

  1. What is a ๐Ÿ’ฌ Survey?
  2. How to recruit for surveys โ†’ ๐Ÿช– Recruiting participants
  3. Correct ๐Ÿ“ Survey Design

๐Ÿ“‘ VL03 Describing measurements

  1. Whatโ€™s the ๐Ÿบ Simpson Paradox?
  2. โŽ Discrete Measurement Scale Vs. ๐Ÿ’น Continuous Measurement Scale
  3. How to describe data? โ†’ ๐Ÿ’ฏ Numerical Measures

๐Ÿ“‘ VL04 Statistics

  1. ๐ŸŽฒ Probability VS ๐Ÿ“Š Statistics
  2. Whatโ€™s an ๐ŸŽฐ Event?
  3. What are ๐Ÿ“Š Probability distributions?
  4. What does the ๐Ÿ” Law of large numbers say?
  5. What does the ๐Ÿšซ Central Limit Theorem say and what are its implications?
  6. โœ๏ธ Notation
  7. How to calculate the certainty that an estimate is true: โœ”๏ธ Confidence Intervals
  8. How do Boxplots work?

๐Ÿ“‘ VL05 Hypothesis testing

  1. ๐Ÿง How to test the truth of a hypothesis?
  2. How to do ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ Hypothesis tests?
  3. โ†’ Chi-squared goodness-of-fit test and Hypothesis t-tests
  4. What are โš–๏ธ Significance tests?
  5. What are possible โ˜ ๏ธ Error types?
  6. ๐Ÿ’ญ Research Hypothesis Vs. ๐Ÿ’ญ Statistical Hypothesis
  7. Whatโ€™s ๐Ÿ’ฅ Effect Size and โš ๏ธ Standard error?

๐Ÿ“‘ VL06 Behavioral log data

  1. What is ๐Ÿชต Behavioral log data?
  2. How to get this data? โ†’ ๐Ÿชต Behavioral log studies
  3. Messy big data? โ†’ ๐Ÿงน Data cleaning
  4. Analyzing the data: ๐Ÿฐ Data Partitioning

๐Ÿ“‘ VL08 Descriptive statistics

  1. Whatโ€™s = Correlation?
  2. Whatโ€™s โ†’ Causality
  3. How to deal with ๐Ÿชง Missing values?
  4. How to deal with ๐Ÿ‘ฝ Outlier values?
  5. How to measure ๐Ÿ˜Œ Reliability?

๐Ÿ“‘ VL09 Regression

๐Ÿ“‘ VL10

  1. What are ๐ŸŽ™ Interviews?
  2. How to plan interviews?
  3. How to do an interview?
  4. How to transcribe an interview?
  5. Whatโ€™s โœ… Informed consent?

๐Ÿ“‘ VL11 Naturalistic methods

  1. What is ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Ethnography and how to do it correctly?
  2. How to observe in a structured way?
  3. How do ๐Ÿ“– Diary studies work?

๐Ÿ“‘ VL12 Qualitative data

  1. How to do ๐Ÿ”Ž Qualitative data analysis?
  2. What is a ๐Ÿชจ Grounded theory?
  1. โœ… Informed consent


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