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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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O que você vai aprender

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    Assess whether a hypothesis is good based on its characteristics
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    Describe the basics of research methodologies and design
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    Make use of best practices for research data collection
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    Utilize inferential statistics for data analysis
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6 horas para concluir

Planning for Research

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Reading
9 vídeos (Total de 67 min), 4 leituras, 2 testes
Video9 videos
Angela Duckworth: Overview of Character3min
1.2 Hypothesis and Theories10min
Practitioner Interviews (1.2) Paddy Steinfort, Andrew Soren, David Meketon13min
Angela Duckworth: Theory of Character10min
1.3_Stages of the Research Process7min
Practitioner Interviews (1.3) Andrew Soren3min
Angela Duckworth: Theory of Grit7min
1.4_Validity4min
Reading4 leituras
True Grit: Trait-Level Perseverance and Passion for Long-Term Goals Predicts Effectiveness and Retention Among Novice Teachersmin
Overview of the Research Process20min
Module Overview10min
Internal and External Validity: General Issues15min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Quiz 112min

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8 horas para concluir

Collecting Data

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Reading
11 vídeos (Total de 77 min), 7 leituras, 2 testes
Video11 videos
Practitioner Interviews (2.1) David Meketon4min
Angela Duckworth: 2.1- Self-Discipline Study6min
Angela Duckworth: 2.1 All Measures are Imperfect1min
2.2 Quantitative Methods12min
Practitioner Interview (2.2) Paddy Steinfort4min
Angela Duckworth: 2.2 Self-Control Measures19min
Angela Duckworth: 2.2 Grit Measures2min
2.3 Qualitative Methods6min
Practitioner Interview (2.3) Andrew Soren4min
Angela Duckworth: 2.3 Qualitative Coding4min
Reading7 leituras
Self-Discipline Outdoes IQ in Predicting Academic Performance of Adolescents25min
Module 2 Validity Overview10min
Grit Scale15min
BioData Measure of Grit10min
Self-Control Scale20min
Development and Validation of the Short Grit Scale (Grit – S)30min
An Overview of Quantitative and Qualitative Data Collection Methods20min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 2 Quiz10min

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6 horas para concluir

Analyzing Data

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Reading
11 vídeos (Total de 61 min), 5 leituras, 2 testes
Video11 videos
Angela Duckworth: 3.1 WOOP7min
Practitioner Interview (3.1) David Meketon5min
3.2 Descriptive Analysis9min
Practitioner Interview (3.2) Andrew Soren2min
Angela Duckworth: 3.2 Purpose & Grit5min
Inferential Statistics13min
Angela Duckworth: 3.3 Correlation1min
Angela Duckworth: 3.3 Effect Size1min
Angela Duckworth: 3.3 Growth Mindset1min
Practitioner Interview (3.3) Paddy Steinfort4min
Reading5 leituras
Lesson 1 Overview10min
Research Methods Knowledge Base: Analysis20min
Research Methods Knowledge Base: Descriptive Statistics25min
Research Methods Knowledge Database: Inferential Statistics15min
Grit: Perseverance and Passion for Long-Term Goals25min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Module 3 Quiz10min

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Using Research to Inform Your Work and the World Around You

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Reading
9 vídeos (Total de 62 min), 5 leituras, 2 testes
Video9 videos
Angela Duckworth: 4.1 Deliberate Practice6min
Practitioner Interview: Andrew Soren and Paddy Steinfort8min
4.2_ The Anatomy of a Research Article10min
Angela Duckworth: 4.2 Grit and Other People5min
4.3_A Review of Validity8min
Angela Duckworth: 4.3 Grit & Parenting3min
Research: Angela Duckworth: Consequential Validity4min
Practitioner Interview: (4.3) Andrew Soren2min
Reading5 leituras
Becoming an Educated Consumer of Research: A Quick Look at the Basics of Research Methodologies and Design25min
How to Read a Research Study Article10min
Eavesdropping on Happiness30min
Grit20min
Participate in the World Well-Being Project (optional)20min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Quiz 410min
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por HWJun 25th 2018

Claire you did an AMAZING job having me listen and absorb all about statistics, every class again.. I had never expected I could be so attached to a statistics class. Thank you very much.

por BSJun 26th 2018

A bit of a struggle to learn the technical terms, but helpful in understanding and appreciating the scientific approach to researching various approaches to positive psychology.

Instrutores

Claire Robertson-Kraft, Ph.D.

Director, ImpactED
Positive Psychology Center and Fels Insititute of Government

Angela Duckworth, Ph.D.

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Positive Psychology Center

Sobre University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

Sobre o Programa de cursos integrados Foundations of Positive Psychology

The University of Pennsylvania and Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman welcome you to Foundations of Positive Psychology. Our five-course specialization provides you with the key theories and research in the field of positive psychology as well as opportunities for application. Course topics include • Positive Psychology: Martin E.P. Seligman’s Visionary Science with Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman • Positive Psychology: Applications and Interventions with Dr. James Pawelski • Positive Psychology: Character, Grit and Research Methods with Dr. Angela Duckworth & Dr. Claire Robertson-Kraft • Positive Psychology: Resilience Skills with Dr. Karen Reivich • Positive Psychology Specialization Project with Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman...
Foundations of Positive Psychology

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