Catalogue 2014 - 2015

PSY 356 Advanced Social Psychology Research

Credits

4 cr.

Prerequisite

PSY 214 and PSY 309 or permission of the chair.

Course Description

This course will further expose students to theory and research in social psychology. A significant component of this course will be exposure to and participation in all aspects of the social psychological research process, culminating in an APA style research proposal, presentation, or poster. Topics include, but are not limited to: stereotype threat, prejudice and discrimination, attribution theory, and social-cognitive models of behavior. (e.g., theory of planned behavior, health belief model, etc.)