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PSYCHOLOGY

PSYC-497 Topics in Psychology (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Each section is an intensive course in a specialized area of psychology, such as community psychology, social and clinical judgement, and psychology of infancy. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: three psychology courses, junior standing and permission of instructor.

PSYC-497 001
Term: SPRING 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Social Psychology of Stereotyping and Prejudice
This course considers theory and research in social psychology relevant to all forms of intergroup prejudice. Can the findings of experimental research in social psychology shed light on how to reduce racial prejudice? Ageism or sexism? Homophobia? The course reviews the best efforts of applied social psychologists in attempting to understand these critical social issues.
PSYC-497 001
Term: FALL 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
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