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Undergraduate Research Participant Pool (URPP) Summer 2014
Earn 4% of your final PSYC 1010 grade by participating in psychology research 4% of your final grade 6 hours in the Summer term (May 5th – July 29th)
Go to the URPP website (http://yorku.sona-systems.com) and create a new account.http://yorku.sona-systems.com
Use a York address/check spam box It takes 3 days to receive login info Enter your student number and course section correctly Write down your URPP identity code
Complete the prescreen questionnaire Especially demographic questions - last digit of student number, gender etc. 1 “credit” for each hour of participation. A half hour study would be worth ½ a credit. You need to earn a total of 6 credits (6 hours) prior to July 29 th to get your full 4%. You must earn 3 credits per term. Each ½ credit =.33% Warning: Do not wait until the last minute to earn your credits.
If you have already taken Psyc1010 and are doing it for a second time, you need to earn 6 new credits for this course. You cannot transfer credits from a previous course.
Show up on time If you cannot attend your appointment, cancel it Keep the confirmation s July 22 nd – July 29 th : Appeals week Code of Conduct
3-page paper Summarizing and critiquing a psychology research article Paper Stream If you wish to choose this Paper Stream you must us before May 19 th, 2014
Summer Term start date:May 5 th, 2014 Summer Term end date:July 29 th, 2014 Credit Appeals week: July 22 nd – July 29 th 2014 Paper Stream deadline: May 19 th, 2014
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