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6 Methods of Observation

STUDY
PLAY
Testing Method
use tests to learn about human behavior
Case Study Method
in-depth investigation of a person or small group
Cross-Sectional Method
observe participants over a long period of time
Naturalistic-Observation Method
observe people or animals in their natural habitat
Laboraotry Method
observing behavior in a lab
Longitudinal Method
participants are observed at intervals over a time period