Seminar in Social Psychology: Positive Psychology

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Course No: PSYC.4730-001; SIS Class Nbr: 1042; SIS Term: 2820
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

An advanced seminar to consider special topics in social 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 social aspects of health and illness; inequalities in education; the impact of globalization; attitude formation and prejudice; and psychology of sex roles. This is a writing intensive course.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PSYC.1010 Intro to Psychological Science, and PSYC.2090 Social Psychology, or PSYC.2550 Community Psychology, and PSYC.2690 Research I: Methods.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes: Blended Course
  • Core Codes: LBLD, SS, SRE, WOC, AMST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Meredith Stanford-Pollock
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • M,W | 12:30 PM-3:45 PM
  • Winter 2019: Dec 27 to Jan 16
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1020
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.A. in Psychology

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