Project Title: Group Dynamics in Classroom Exercises

Faculty Sponsor: Thomas Wrobel

Department: Psychology

Telephone: 810.762.3424

E-Mail: twrobel@umflint.edu

Project Description: As an extension of prior research I have done on group learning experiences, our attention is now turning to the dynamics of group interaction in online and traditional classes looking at the quantity of interaction and the resultant perception of students.

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: Student will be involved in a literature search, and selection of sociometric instruments for the study.  After IRB approval, data collection and analysis will follow.  Project may extend over several semesters.

Minimum Student Qualifications: Experience is data analysis, or research design.  Psych major desirable

Proposed Starting Date: 06/01/13

Proposed Ending Date: 12/31/13