Pre-course Survey

Please answer the following questions and email them to todd.gureckis@nyu.edu (remember to include [lhc] in the subject line!).

Registered Name:______________________


Preferred Name:______________________


Preferred email address:______________________


Major/Year:______________________


On a scale of 1-10 how would you rate your computer expertise? (10 being Bill Gates and 1 being John McCain)


How confident are you in your basic statistics background? For example, do you know the difference between the mean, a median, and a standard deviation? If so, give a shot at defining each of these terms in a short paragraph.


Have you considered graduate school, and are you interested in psychological research?


Why are you a psych major? I.e., what aspect of human psychology most interests you (cognition, perception, counseling, social, etc...)?


What do you hope to learn in this course?