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PSYCH 410R

Senior Practicum: Teaching of Psychology

Psychology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Capstone experience as an undergraduate teaching assistant or Psych Central tutor or in other teaching-related activities, including research.

When Taught

All Semesters/Terms

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Fixed

3

Other Prerequisites

and instructor permission

Title

1. Skill in grading, mentoring, and/or teaching

Learning Outcome

Students will demonstrate skill in grading, mentoring, and /or teaching one or more areas of psychology. In addition to their applied work under a faculty mentor, they will be instructed in a "teaching of psychology" class. Measurement: Student academic performance in this capstone will be assessed using multiple choice and short essay exams on the material from the class. Student application of teaching and grading practices and principles will be assessed through mentor evaluation of performance.