Theory and Research in Social Psychology
Psychology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Current theories and research on interaction with others.
Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)
or equivalent; or instructor's consent
Contains content featured in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
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.