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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.
This advanced lecture class will focus on theories and empirical findings concerning risky decision making in childhood adolescence, and childhood. The material will be scholarly and intellectually challenging. We will draw on multiple disciplines, such as psychology, economics, and neuroscience.
When Offered Spring.
- Identify and understand theories and basic mechanisms underlying risky decision making.
- Integrate multi-disciplinary theoretical perspectives on risky decision making.
- Understand research paradigms and tasks, and what they imply about mechanisms of risky decision making.
- Understand developmental differences in judgment and risky decision making, including heuristics and biases.
- Apply insights from the class to real-world contexts, including policies, programs, and practices in law, medicine, psychology and public health.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- M M Van Rensselaer Hall G151
- Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
Instruction Mode: In Person
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