Seminar in Contemporary Trends

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Course No: PSYC.4770-061; SIS Class Nbr: 2114 SIS Term: 2640

Course Description

An advanced seminar to consider current trends in psychology, with special focus on critique of the theoretical and empirical literature, identification of future research pathways, and the potential for application with consideration of ethics and social responsibility. Specific topics will vary and may include such topics as contemporary models of addictive behavior; the interaction of psychology and law; existential psychology; psychology of technological change. This is a writing intensive course.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.1010 Intro to Psychological Science and PSYC.2690 Research I: Basics.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: P: PSYC.1010; and PSYC.2690 or equivalent
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Richard Siegel
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2017: May 15 to July 22
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1125
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.A. in Psychology

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