Prereq.:PSYC 2016 or equivalent and PSYC 2005. PSYC 2017 may not be taken concurrently with PSYC 2016. Senior college standing required. LSU and overall GPA of at least 2.50. Open to psychology majors; open to others with permission of instructor. 3 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Techniques and logic underlying standard research methodology in psychology, with special emphasis on experimentation, literature research and writing empirical reports.