Researchers seek Spanish speakers for language studies
Research Study Details
Cognitive Processes in Bilinguals: Behavioral Studies
Researchers are looking for native English speakers who have learned Spanish as a second language to participate in a study of bilingual language processing. Participants will be asked to complete a series of tasks in Spanish and in English on a computer. The tasks will include verbal responses to words on a screen, naming pictures and words presented on a screen into a microphone, solving math equations while memorizing words, and performing a spatial attention task.
Study Dates, Times and Location
Study Available by Appointment?: Yes
Location: Thomas Basement, Room 7 (in the basement)
Approximate Participant Study Length: 90 Minutes
The experiment takes place over 2 sessions and will take approximately 1 hour in the first session and 30 minutes in the second session. Sessions will be scheduled approximately 2 weeks apart. Participants will be paid $10 per hour.
Katharine Donnelly Adams
This study has been approved by a Penn State Institutional Review Board (IRB). IRB Approval Number 30827