Programming for Psychologists

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Doel vak

Acquire programming skills and use them to build your own experiments.
Learn the intricacies of experimental design.

Inhoud vak

You will learn how to design psychological experiments and how to
implement these using the OpenSesame software package and the Python
programming language. Although you will mainly be working with
OpenSesame, which is specificly designed for constructing experiments,
this course will also address general programming principles that will
facilitate the learning of other programming languages in the future. We
will furthermore look at how to efficiently design behavioral
experiments, with the focus on randomization procedures, how to present
visual and auditory stimuli, and on how to record responses of


7 x 1.5 hour lecture, 14 x 4 hours practicals (compulsory), assignments
(twice a week).


Of the 13 assignments, at least 9 need to be marked 6 or higher. At the
end there will be an exam consisting of programming
assignments. You are allowed to bring your book and any other material.


Online documentation.

Algemene informatie

Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P1
Vakniveau 400
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Fac. der Gedrags- en Bewegingswetensch.
Vakcoördinator dr. ing. E. van der Burg
Examinator dr. ing. E. van der Burg
Docenten dr. ing. E. van der Burg

Praktische informatie

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