PSYC 6140

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Welcome to the wiki site for Section A of PSYC 6140 in 2005-2006

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"I have a soft spot for secret passageways, bookshelves that open into silence, staircases that go down into a void, and hidden safes. I even have one myself, but I won't tell you where. At the other end of the spectrum are statistics which I hate with all my heart." -- Louis Buñuel

Table of contents


  • March 6 We have a room for the new tutorial ( on Wednesdays 1:30 to 2:30: Room 320 Farquharson Science Building
  • March 1 The last class will be held on April 6. The take-home exam will be available at 5 pm on Friday April 7 and due at 12:01 am on Monday, April 10.


You can download functions for the course with the command:

> source("")

If you would like to make contributions or changes, go to R: Local functions.

Useful functions for multilevel analysis can be downloaded from

Major links

  • PSYC 6140 Course Web Page ( The course web page is password protected. It contains a classlist and team assignments for the course.

If you have questions or problems don't hesitate to ask Georges Monette ( but if you have problems and/or solutions don't hesitate to share them with others by using this wiki page: Using the Wiki: Q and A.

Getting started

If this is your first time visiting, you should log in to your account. (Get your username from the PSYC 6140 course web page ( Just click on "Log in" in the upper right corner of this page and type in your username. You should change your password. Be sure to log in whenever you work on the site.

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Working on Assignment 1

Go to the page for assignments: Teams and Assignments and follow instructions to work on assignment 1.