Psychology (PSYCH)Arts and Sciences

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PSYCH 1102

This course provides an introduction to the science of the mind.  Everyone knows what it's like to think and perceive, but this subjective experience provides little insight into how minds emerge from ... view course details

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  •  7248PSYCH 1102  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Swallow, K

PSYCH 1104

This section is highly recommended for students who are interested in learning about the topics covered in the main course through writing and discussion.  view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COGST 1104LING 1104PHIL 1911

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  7788PSYCH 1104  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Swallow, K

PSYCH 2090

One of four introductory courses in cognition and perception. A comprehensive introduction to current thinking and research in developmental psychology that approaches topics from both psychobiological ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 7090

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6120PSYCH 2090  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Goldstein, M

PSYCH 2091

This section is highly recommended for students who are interested in learning about the topics covered in the main course through writing and discussion.  view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  8690PSYCH 2091  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Goldstein, M

PSYCH 2415

This course is an introduction to the moral mind from philosophical and psychological perspectives. Many traditional philosophical problems about morality are being illuminated by current work in cognitive ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: PHIL 2415

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16762PSYCH 2415  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Nichols, S

  • 16763PSYCH 2415  DIS 201

    • F
    • Nichols, S

  • 16764PSYCH 2415  DIS 202

    • F
    • Nichols, S

  • 18394PSYCH 2415  DIS 203

    • F
    • Nichols, S

PSYCH 2800

Introduction to research and theory in social psychology. Topics include social influence, persuasion, and attitude change; social interaction and group phenomena; altruism and aggression; stereotyping ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17550PSYCH 2800  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Gilovich, T

PSYCH 2801

Writing in the Majors section of PSYCH 2800. In addition to attending all the lectures in PSYCH 2800, students will attend an additional weekly seminar and all assessment is based on writing instead of ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 18361PSYCH 2801  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Gilovich, T

PSYCH 2940

Effective judgments and decisions are critical to success in every avenue of life. This course will explore research on the principles of sound judgment and decision making, and on the ways in which people's ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AEM 2020

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  9458PSYCH 2940  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Frank, R

      Gilovich, T

      O'Donoghue, T

      Russo, J

      Schulze, W

  • This course is open to Seniors, Juniors, Sophomores and First-Year students.

PSYCH 3150

Multidisciplinary discussion of the causes, effects, and treatments of human obesity. Topics include the biopsychology of eating behavior, the genetics of obesity, the role of activity and energy metabolism, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: NS 3150

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8834PSYCH 3150  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Berry, D

      Levitsky, D

  • Prerequisites: NS 1150 or PSYCH 1101. Enrollment limited to: Junior or Senior students during pre-enroll. Sophomores may be allowed to open enroll if there are spaces open during the ADD period. If you are not able to enroll, please contact Terry Mingle (tpm2).

PSYCH 3160

Lab course designed to introduce students to experimental methods in auditory perception and cognition. Students complete a short computer-based course on experimental design and statistical analysis. ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 7160

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17700PSYCH 3160  LAB 401

    • R
    • Krumhansl, C

PSYCH 3250

A theoretical and empirical approach to the biological, psychological, and social (including cultural and historical) aspects of adult psychopathology. Readings range from Freud to topics in psychopharmacology. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HD 3700

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  6003PSYCH 3250  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Segal, H

PSYCH 3280

Continues the field practicum experience from PSYCH 3270. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HD 3280

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7448PSYCH 3280  SEM 101

    • W
    • Segal, H

PSYCH 3320

Surveys the approaches that have been or are currently being used in order to understand the biological bases for learning and memory. Topics include invertebrate, "simple system" approaches, avian song ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIONB 3280

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17599PSYCH 3320  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Devoogd, T

PSYCH 3450

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18163PSYCH 3450  SEM 101

    • M
    • Zayas, V

PSYCH 3820

This course will familiarize you with the basic experimental social psychology research that investigates how our thoughts and beliefs (stereotypes), evaluative attitudes (prejudice), and behavioral responses ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9464PSYCH 3820  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Krosch, A

PSYCH 4230

Although the hippocampus has been the subject of intense scrutiny for nearly 50 years, there remains considerable disagreement about functional contributions the hippocampus makes to learning and memory ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 6230

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7812PSYCH 4230  SEM 101

    • T
    • Smith, D

PSYCH 4390

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Topics in Neural Circuits

  • 18130PSYCH 4390  SEM 101

    • W
    • Cleland, T

      Tschida, K

PSYCH 4420

New technologies are changing our world at a rapid pace.  In many cases, the society does not fully understand the impact of technology and is not prepared for the speed of the change that is occurring. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 6421

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9456PSYCH 4420  SEM 101

    • W
    • Field, D

PSYCH 4700

Practice in planning, conducting, and reporting independent laboratory, field, and/or library research. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6053PSYCH 4700  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Christiansen, M

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6054PSYCH 4700  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Cleland, T

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6055PSYCH 4700  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Cutting, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6056PSYCH 4700  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Devoogd, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8100PSYCH 4700  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Krosch, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6057PSYCH 4700  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Edelman, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6058PSYCH 4700  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Ferguson, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6059PSYCH 4700  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Field, D

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6106PSYCH 4700  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Linster, C

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6107PSYCH 4700  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Gilovich, T

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6108PSYCH 4700  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Goldstein, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6109PSYCH 4700  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Kinzler, K

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6110PSYCH 4700  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Krumhansl, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6111PSYCH 4700  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Levitsky, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6112PSYCH 4700  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Pizarro, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6143PSYCH 4700  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Zayas, V

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6144PSYCH 4700  IND 624

    • TBA
    • Segal, H

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6145PSYCH 4700  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Smith, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6146PSYCH 4700  IND 627

    • TBA
    • Strupp, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6147PSYCH 4700  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Zayas, V

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6148PSYCH 4700  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Ophir, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6149PSYCH 4700  IND 630

    • TBA
    • Swallow, K

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6810PSYCH 4700  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Casasola, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7276PSYCH 4700  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Koslowski, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7627PSYCH 4700  IND 633

    • TBA
    • Reyna, V

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8074PSYCH 4700  IND 634

    • TBA
    • Mendle, J

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18554PSYCH 4700  IND 635

    • TBA
    • Anderson, A

PSYCH 4710

Advanced experience in planning, conducting, and reporting independent laboratory, field, and/or library research. One, and preferably two, semesters of PSYCH 4700 is required. The research should be more ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6074PSYCH 4710  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6075PSYCH 4710  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Christiansen, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6076PSYCH 4710  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Cleland, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6077PSYCH 4710  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Cutting, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6078PSYCH 4710  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Devoogd, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6079PSYCH 4710  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Anderson, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6080PSYCH 4710  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Edelman, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6081PSYCH 4710  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Ferguson, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6082PSYCH 4710  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Field, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6113PSYCH 4710  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Krosch, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6114PSYCH 4710  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Gilovich, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6115PSYCH 4710  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Goldstein, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6116PSYCH 4710  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Kinzler, K

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6117PSYCH 4710  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Krumhansl, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6118PSYCH 4710  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Levitsky, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6119PSYCH 4710  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Pizarro, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6150PSYCH 4710  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Staff

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6151PSYCH 4710  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Staff

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6152PSYCH 4710  IND 624

    • TBA
    • Segal, H

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6153PSYCH 4710  IND 626

    • TBA
    • Strupp, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6154PSYCH 4710  IND 627

    • TBA
    • Zayas, V

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6155PSYCH 4710  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Smith, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6156PSYCH 4710  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Ophir, A

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6157PSYCH 4710  IND 630

    • TBA
    • Swallow, K

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6811PSYCH 4710  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Casasola, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7280PSYCH 4710  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Reyna, V

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7281PSYCH 4710  IND 633

    • TBA
    • Linster, C

PSYCH 6000

This course is designed to introduce first-year graduates to the Psychology Department faculty through a weekly series of presentations of current research. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5947PSYCH 6000  SEM 101

    • M
    • Ophir, A

PSYCH 6210

Graduate seminar coupled with the Psychology Colloquium series. For 6-8 of the speakers, we read readings designated by the speaker in advance of their arrival, and meet with the speaker in the Thursday ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5939PSYCH 6210  SEM 101

    • R
    • Field, D

      Pizarro, D

PSYCH 6230

Although the hippocampus has been the subject of intense scrutiny for nearly 50 years, there remains considerable disagreement about functional contributions the hippocampus makes to learning and memory ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 4230

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7813PSYCH 6230  SEM 101

    • T
    • Smith, D

PSYCH 6271

Course explores current issues in Psychology.  Topics vary by section. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Cognition & Neural Systems

  •  6794PSYCH 6271  SEM 101

    • T
    • Cleland, T

      Smith, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Mechanisms of Social Behavior

  •  7551PSYCH 6271  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Ophir, A

PSYCH 6421

New technologies are changing our world at a rapid pace. In many cases, the society does not fully understand the impact of technology and is not prepared for the speed of the change that is occurring. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 4420

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9455PSYCH 6421  SEM 101

    • W
    • Field, D

PSYCH 7000

A graduate research seminar in biopsychology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6096PSYCH 7000  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Field, D

PSYCH 7090

One of four introductory courses in cognition and perception. A comprehensive introduction to current thinking and research in developmental psychology that approaches problems from both psychobiological ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 2090

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6105PSYCH 7090  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Goldstein, M

PSYCH 7100

A graduate research seminar in human experimental psychology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6808PSYCH 7100  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Christiansen, M

PSYCH 7160

Lab course designed to introduce students to experimental methods in auditory perception and cognition. Students complete a short computer-based course on experimental design and statistical analysis. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 3160

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17704PSYCH 7160  LAB 401

    • R
    • Krumhansl, C

PSYCH 7200

A graduate research seminar in social psychology and personality. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6807PSYCH 7200  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Ferguson, M

PSYCH 7760

Second semester of a year-long discussion-seminar course intended to give graduate students an in-depth understanding of current research and theory in social psychology. Emphasizes social cognition, but ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5948PSYCH 7760  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Ferguson, M

      Krosch, A

      Pizarro, D

      Zayas, V

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students in social psychology. Permission of instructors required.

PSYCH 9000

A graduate seminar on doctoral thesis research in biopsychology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5949PSYCH 9000  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

PSYCH 9100

A graduate seminar on doctoral thesis research in human experimental psychology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  5950PSYCH 9100  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Cutting, J

PSYCH 9200

A graduate seminar on doctoral thesis research in social psychology and personality. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6090PSYCH 9200  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Gilovich, T