Theory and Research in Social Psychology

Theory and Research in Social Psychology
Current theories and research on interaction with others.
PSYCH
550
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPSYCH 350; or equivalent; or instructor's consent.
 NoteContains content featured in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
 TaughtFall
Course Outcomes

1. Familiarity with social psychological theory and research

Students will acquire a deep familiarity with social psychological theory and social psychological research, and will demonstrate advanced competency in the field.

Measurement: Midterm and final essay exams.

2. Summarize empirical research related to major topics

Students will be able to identify and find empirical research related to major topics in social psychology and write knowledgeable summaries of such research.

Measurement: Evaluation of class reports and written research summaries.