Psychology Capstone &Senior Studies I
Office, Hoyt 133,
Psychological Association (5th
Ed.)(2001)Washington, D.C.: APA.
Regular Seminar Meetings:
interactive seminar process will be used. In each week you
directly responsible for what you and your classmates
preparation of material, preparation to communicate it,
and the intent
to contribute generously to the learning process will be
Attendance each week is essential. All assignments will
to your thesis, but seminar discussions will focus on
connections among the various substantive areas of
psychology and their differing paradigms.
Coordination with Advanced Research I: Students must be registered for Advanced Research I (Psy 631-Psy 639 or NS 631) which is taught by their thesis advisor. Each section will meet weekly in a group session with their advisor and individually as arranged. Each advisor has a set of assignments designed to integrate with the Senior Studies I seminar.
An in-depth mastery of a specific area of psychological research, and a clear sense of your project's broader academic and practical context.
Students should refrain from speaking
while their instructor or another
student is speaking. Students who continue to "chat" while
are engaged in course discussion will be asked to leave the class.