Computer Application in Psychology

This course covers basic software knowledge for studying in psychology. I taught how to browse internet efficiently, how to search for psychology articles databased (e.g., PSYCinfo), how to use MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, how to use Acrobat Professional, how to use SPSS for data management and basic statistics, and how to write an academic report in psychology.


The articles written in English have blue links. The articles written in Thai have red links.


Introduction to Computer. PowerPoint.

Internet and Database Surfing. Paper. Handout. PowerPoint. List of Useful Websites.

MS Word 2007. PowerPoint.

MS Excel 2007. PowerPoint.

MS PowerPoint 2007. PowerPoint.

Acrobat Professional 7. PowerPoint.

APA Style. PowerPoint.

Presenting Your Finding. PowerPoint.

Introduction to SPSS. Handout.

Mean Comparison. PowerPoint.

Correlation and Regression. PowerPoint.

Nonparametric Statistics. PowerPoint.

Fall 2007



1. Basic Computer and Internet. Quiz.

2. SPSS Data Management and Descriptive Statistics. Quiz.

3. SPSS Syntax. Quiz.

4. Screening Data. Quiz.

5. Statistics for Comparing Means. Quiz.

6. Correlation and Regression Analysis. Quiz.

7. Nonparametric Statistics and Acrobat Professional. Quiz.

8. Microsoft Word. Quiz. Template.

9. Microsoft PowerPoint. Quiz. Template.

10. Microsoft Excel. Quiz. Template.

11. APA Style. Quiz.


Midterm. Test. Data. Questionnaire.

Final. Test.

Spring 2007 (Pre-graduate course)


1. Online Psychology Information. Assignment.

2. Data Entry in SPSS. Assignment. Questionnaire. Feedback.

3. Data Screening in SPSS. Assignment. Data. Answer. Feedback.

4. Recode and Compute in SPSS. Assignment. Data. Feedback.

5. Descriptive Statistics in SPSS. Assignment. Data. Feedback.

6. Data Management in SPSS. Assignment. Data: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. Feedback.

7. Detecting Outliers in SPSS. Assignment. Data.

8. Data Analysis in SPSS. Assignment.

Fall 2006



Workbook. Test. Survey Data. Survey Questionnaire. Experiment Data. Webboard Printout.

Final. Test.