Courses

Below you will find the current course offerings listed by semester and then alphabetically by department. Students and Faculty should log in to workday.simmons.edu and view the live course listings for the current semester. The current semester listings below are updated weekly. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at or 617-521-2111.

Fall 2022 Course Schedule

Last Updated: 08/17/2022 02:00PM

Public Health

PH 101 - Introduction to Public Health

This course provides students with the key concepts underlying public health as a system and social endeavor. It will explore pressing public health challenges, including communicable diseases, environmental health, social inequalities in health, health care, public responses to emergencies, and reduction of unhealthy behaviors such as smoking, drinking, and violence.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Charlotte Powley
4
TBD
02 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Sidney Jean
4
TBD
03 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Fina Jervis
4
TBD
CD 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
6:00PM - 7:20PM
Carolyn Rodgers
4
TBD

PH 201 - Introduction to Epidemiology

Consent of instructor required. Students will learn and apply basic concepts of epidemiology, using collaborative learning through project activities, case students, peer discussion, and independent research. Students will examine the impact of social conditions and identify factors that account for adverse health at the population level, and use epidemiology to promote positive health outcomes.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/09 - 2022/12/16
Friday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Charlotte Powley
4
TBD

PH 261 - Introduction to Public Health Promotion

Public Health recognizes that the health of the individual can collectively affect the overall health of the public. This course will explore public health promotion concepts, constructs, theoretical frameworks, and models commonly used to develop and promote health intrapersonal, interpersonally, at the community, public and institutional levels. We will examine the history of the U.S health system and identify behavioral, environmental, and socio-economic factors that impact our health choices and behaviors. Student are encouraged to study promotion programs and will have the opportunity to present their findings in class.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
CD 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
8:00PM - 9:20PM
Carolyn Rodgers
4
TBD

PH 347 - Public Health Seminar

Consent of instructor required. Normally open only to senior public health majors. Addresses the history of public health, discusses the current fields of public health and offers the student the opportunity to explore and learn about employment and graduate opportunities through readings, video and film, guest speakers, field trips, presentations, and other activities.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Charlotte Powley
4
TBD
CD TBD TBD
Carolyn Rodgers
4
TBD

PH 350 - Independent Study

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
CD TBD TBD
Carolyn Rodgers
4
TBD

PH 355 - Thesis

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
TBD
4
TBD

PH 370 - Internship

Consent of instructor required. Provides a supervised professional experience off campus. Potential sites include clinical settings, community health centers, government agencies, hopsitals, laboratories, and nonprofit organizations. Includes a weekly seminar. Placement is the students' responsibility, with the support of the Career Education Center and the approval of the department. Arrangements should be made with the student's advisor by the end of the junior year.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
TBD
4
TBD

Philosophy

PHIL 119 - World Religions

Explores the fundamental belief systems of Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Shirong Luo
4
TBD

PHIL 123 - Symbolic Logic

Explores argument forms and the nature of validity and deductive reasoning, including proof procedures, truth tables, syllogisms, quantification, and predicate logic.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

PHIL 131 - Biomedical Ethics

Examines moral questions concerning rights and responsibilities in professional biomedical relationships. Includes issues such as truth-telling, informed consent, privacy, confidentiality, patient self-determination, reproductive technologies, euthanasia, eugenics, and broader questions of justice in health care.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
TBD
4
TBD

PHIL 133 - Asian Philosophy

Studies Hinduism, Daoism, Confucianism, and Buddhism. Analyzes Asian views on ethics, politics, the nature of ultimate reality, and the understanding of human life through ancient and modern texts. Discusses concepts such as reincarnation, karma, yoga, dharma nirvana, enlightenment, jen, ji, tao, and yin and yang.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Shirong Luo
4
TBD

PHIL 152 - Philosophy Through Literature and Film

Examines philosophical themes and issues found in major works of literature and film. Based on a realization that meaning and truth arise through reflection upon everyday lived reality, we explore how one lives, struggles, and creates meaning in one's search for identity, wholeness, and truth by examining works of literature and film through various lenses of critical analysis.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
12:30PM - 1:50PM
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

PHIL 237 - Philosophy of Mind

Explores the nature of human consciousness and the self. Focuses on the views of contemporary philosophers, psychologists, and Asian religious thinkers; readings include classical authors such as Descartes as well as contemporary philosophers such as Daniel Dennett.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Shirong Luo
4
TBD

PHIL 246 - Who Am I? How Do I Know?

Explores philosophies from different cultural traditions and historical periods on the nature of the self and self-knowledge. Examines philosophical issues including the definition of personal identity, the existence of the soul, the mind-body relation, the role of society in defining the individual, and the limits to knowledge of the self.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
9:30AM - 10:50AM
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

PHIL 350 - Independent Study

Consent of instructor required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD
02 TBD TBD
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

PHIL 355 - Thesis

Consent of instructor required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

PHIL 370 - Internship

Consent of instructor required. In collaboration with the Career Education Center and under supervision by a department faculty member, students intern 10 to 15 hours a week (for four credits) in workplace sites connected to their major. Students complete a final paper that reflects on their experience and brings together theory and practice.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Wanda Torres Gregory
4
TBD

Physics

PHYS 110 - Introductory Physics I

Teaches the fundamentals of physics for students with preparation in algebra and trigonometry. Topics drawn from mechanics, energy, torque, and momentum. Three hours or lecture, a three-hour laborator, and one-hour interactive problem-solving session per week.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
10:00AM - 10:50AM
Michael Jordan
4
Main Campus

PHYS 110L - Introductory Physics I Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Michael Jordan
TBD
TBD
02 2022/09/09 - 2022/12/16
Friday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Michael Jordan
TBD
TBD

PHYS 114 - Fundamentals of Physics I

First course in Physics for science majors (calculus based). Concentrates on the subjects of mechanics: motion, mass, force, energy, momentum, and torque and static equilibrium. Additional material includes fluids and simple harmonic motion. Three hours of lecture, a one-hour, guided-inquiry learning session and a three hour lab per week. t.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
11:00AM - 11:50AM
Michael Jordan
4
Main Campus
LC 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Monday, Wednesday
9:00AM - 10:50AM
Phillip White
4
Main Campus

PHYS 114L - Fundamentals of Physics I Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
TBD
TBD
TBD
02 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
TBD
TBD
TBD
03 2022/09/09 - 2022/12/16
Friday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Phillip White
TBD
TBD

PHYS 231 - Classical Waves

Analyzes the physics of classical waves, specifically systems that exhibit oscillatory behavior and phenomena common to all waves, focusing on sound and light. Half-semester, 2-credit course, followed by PHYS 232 in the same time slot. Students may take PHYS 231 alone or together with PHYS 232. Three hours of lecture per week for the first half of the semester.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/10/28
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00AM - 9:50AM
Michael Jordan
2
Main Campus

PHYS 232 - Modern Physics

Introduces fundamental topics of 20th century physics, including special relativity, wave-particle duality, solutions of the Schrodinger equation in one dimension, and the formalism and postulates of quantum mechanics. Half-semester, 2-credit courses, following PHYS 231 in the same time slot. Students may take PHYS 232 alone or together with PHYS 231. Three hours of lecture per week for the second half of the semester.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/10/31 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00AM - 9:50AM
Michael Jordan
2
Main Campus

PHYS 331 - Thermodynamics and Kinetics

Treats in detail the states of matter and the laws of thermodynamics (with applications to chemical and phase equilibria and electrochemistry) and reaction kinetics and mechanisms. Three hours of lecture and a four-hour laboratory per week.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
8:00AM - 8:50AM
Michael Berger
4
Main Campus

PHYS 331L - Thermodynamics and Kinetics Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Michael Berger
TBD
Main Campus
02 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Michael Berger
TBD
Main Campus

PHYS 350 - Independent Study

Consent of instructor required. Selection of a research project involving scientific literature search and related laboratory work. Results presented in a research paper and a poster presentation.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Shreya Bhattacharyya
4
TBD

PHYS 355 - Independent Study with Thesis

Consent of instructor required. Selection of a research project involving scientific literature search, followed by laboratory work required for solution of the problem. Results presented in a thesis and a poster presentation.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
02 TBD TBD
Rich Gurney
4
TBD

PHYS 370 - Internship

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Rich Gurney
8
TBD

PHYS 390 - Chemistry Seminar

Required of all chemistry and biochemistry majors completing CHEM 355. Includes instruction and preparation for technical writing such as a manuscript or senior thesis. Students will prepare and practice several oral presentations, culminating with a seminar on their independent study research open to the entire Simmons community. Two hours per week.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
5:00PM - 6:20PM
Phillip White
1
Main Campus

Political Science

POLS 101 - Introduction to American Politics

Introduces students to the fundamentals of American government and analyzes important and controversial political issues. Through lecture, discussion, and readings, examines: the Congress, the presidency, the courts, voting behavior, political participation, interest groups, political parties, social movements, civil rights, and civil liberties. A special focus will be on applying theories to current events in American politics.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
Leanne Doherty
4
TBD

POLS 102 - Introduction to International Politics

This course introduces students to major topics in international relations: power politics, IR theories of the origins of conflict, war, and cooperation, international trade and markets, international organizations and law, North-South relations, global environmental problems, the commons, globalization, and terrorism. The course will cover contemporary issues in interstate relations.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00AM - 9:50AM
Chantal Krcmar
4
TBD

POLS 103 - The Nature of Politics

Introduces political theory and its contributions to the study of politics by considering problems of citizenship in different regimes. Examines both classic texts of political philosophy (including Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, and Marx) and the writings and speeches of political actors (both real and in fiction and film).

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
9:30AM - 10:50AM
Lena Zuckerwise
4
TBD

POLS 168 - Criminal Law

This course investigates crime and punishment in the American Court system. We will explore the function of courts and their role in the legal and criminal justice system. The goal is to introduce students to a broad range of topics on law, courts, and the criminal justice system.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Kristina Pechulis
4
TBD

POLS 212 - Politics Unplugged: How Things Work in Massachusetts

Prepares students for direct involvement in the political process with legislators or nongovernment organizations involved in policy formation. Provides an overview of the Massachusetts political system through classroom study, speakers, and site visits. Focuses on "hands-on" skills: oral briefings, political research, and writing for policymakers. This course is required for participation in the Lee Family Foundation internship program.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Kristina Pechulis
4
TBD

POLS 215 - The Politics of Exclusion

Examines the changing patterns of incorporation of ethnic and racial minorities in American politics in the post-civil rights era. Considers the relationships between racial minority groups, levels of representation, levels of political participation, the possibilities for coalition-building between racial minority groups, and economic and social policy issues that affect minority and ethnic politics.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
LC 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
3:30PM - 5:20PM
Abel Amado
3
TBD

POLS 219 - Gender and Politics

Introduces questions of how politics is gendered, and how gender is political. Explores the development of the contemporary feminist movement; what masculinity means today; how transgender politics have uprooted traditional understandings of gender; why marriage equality has come to define gay rights; how race and class are relevant to gender; and the possibility of gender equality in the United States.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
Lena Zuckerwise
4
Main Campus

POLS 223 - Human Rights: The Basic Dilemmas

Examines the basic dilemmas surrounding the issue of human rights in international affairs since 1945. After an overview of the emergence of the "human rights regime," we will explore debates over the universality of human rights and over the proper way to define them (as civil, economic and social, and/or cultural). Case studies of human rights violations will highlight key policy choices that confront activists, citizens, and policymakers alike.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
11:00AM - 11:50AM
Chantal Krcmar
4
TBD

POLS 229 - Comparative Foreign Policy

Examines foreign policy of various countries in Asia, Europe, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and North America (except the United States). Focus on top leaders and their worldviews; bureaucracies, size of a state, national culture, and type of regime; rising significance of NGOs, and International Organizations. The goal is to understand how and why foreign countries behave as they do. Simulation game provides hands-on experience in foreign policymaking.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/09 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Friday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Chantal Krcmar
4
TBD

POLS 242 - Colonial and Postcolonial Politics of Africa

Examines political, economic and social development of Africa, with special attention to the legacy of colonialism and the Cold War era and their impact on contemporary national-building projects. Topics include conflict and identity, democracy and development, the state and civil society, military governance, and Africa's role in regional and international politics.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
Abel Amado
4
TBD

POLS 350 - Independent Study

Consent of department required. Open to students in political science wishing to do advanced work with a member of the department.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
TBD
8
TBD
02 TBD TBD
TBD
8
TBD

POLS 380 - Fieldwork

Consent of department required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
TBD
8
TBD

POLS 390 - Senior Seminar

Offers an intensive study of a specific topic in political science. Required of all senior political science majors.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Lena Zuckerwise
4
TBD

POLS 590 - Senior Seminar

Offers an intensive study of a specific topic in political science. Staff.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Lena Zuckerwise
4
TBD

Psychology

PSYC 101 - Introduction to Psychological Science

Surveys contemporary approaches to the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Covers topics from neurons to neuroses, including perception, memory, social interaction, personality, and mental disorders.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
11:00AM - 11:50AM
Geoff Turner
4
Main Campus
02 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
Rachel Galli
4
Main Campus
03 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
3:30PM - 4:50PM
Rachel Galli
4
Main Campus
CD 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
6:00PM - 7:20PM
Elaine Augustine
4
TBD

PSYC 201 - Biological Psychology

Considers some of the ways behavior and experience are related to biological processes. Classroom and laboratory topics include brain structure and function, drugs and addiction, brain damage, sleep and consciousness, stress, memory and amnesia, and mental illness. Includes lectures and laboratory sessions.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
12:30PM - 1:50PM
Amanda Carey
4
Main Campus
CD 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
6:00PM - 7:20PM
Kelsea Gildawie
4
TBD

PSYC 201L - Biological Psychology Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
6:00PM - 7:50PM
Amanda Carey
TBD
Main Campus
02 2022/09/08 - 2022/12/15
Thursday
3:00PM - 4:50PM
Amanda Carey
TBD
Main Campus

PSYC 203 - Research Methods in Psychology

An introduction to methodologies and statistical analyses used in psychological research, including surveys, observation, correlation, and experiments. Lectures and lab activities emphasize critical-thinking in the evaluation of scientific evidence.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
John Reeder
4
Main Campus
CD 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
6:00PM - 7:20PM
Alexandra Ehrhardt
4
TBD

PSYC 203L - Research Methods in Psychology Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
11:00AM - 12:20PM
John Reeder
TBD
Main Campus
02 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
12:30PM - 1:50PM
John Reeder
TBD
Main Campus

PSYC 231 - Psychopathology and Mental Health

Explores the nature and dynamics of psychological disorders including anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders, mood disorders, and addiction. Emphasizes the issue of individual psychological growth and the interrelationship of normal and abnormal phenomena.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Gregory Feldman
4
Main Campus

PSYC 232 - Health Psychology

Explores the biological, psychological, and social factors related to health and illness. Includes discussion of the biological factors involved in prevention and treatment; the role of personal factors such as lifestyle choices, stress, addictions, and coping mechanisms; and social factors related to compliance and health care delivery.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Elizabeth Donovan
4
Main Campus
02 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Elizabeth Donovan
4
Main Campus
03 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Elizabeth Donovan
4
Main Campus
04 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
6:00PM - 8:50PM
Allison Smith
4
Main Campus

PSYC 235 - Developmental Psychology

Considers the theoretical approaches and methodological issues involved in understanding normative development from conception to adolescence. Examines the origins and progression of biological, perceptual, cognitive, social, and emotional systems, as well as the complex interactions among them, via lecture, discussion, demonstration, and observation. Childrearing and education implications are discussed.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Elaine Augustine
4
Main Campus

PSYC 236 - Adolescence

Provides a systematic analysis of adolescent and young adult development, focusing on gender and cultural issues as well as major theories of psychological and social development.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
10:00AM - 10:50AM
Geoff Turner
4
Main Campus

PSYC 237N - Life Span Development

Nursing major required, and students cannot have taken PSYC-235. Explores the development of the individual from birth to death using psychological theory and research. Stresses the interaction of social, cognitive, and biological factors in human development; the interaction between the person and the environment; and the transitions across the lifespan.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
02 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Elaine Augustine
4
Main Campus
03 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
2:00PM - 4:50PM
Elaine Augustine
4
Main Campus

PSYC 243 - Cognitive Psychology

(Previously Memory, Thought, and Language) Examines the mental processes that underlie perception, attention, memory, language, and reasoning from the perspective of psychological theory, experimental findings, and everyday experience.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00AM - 9:50AM
Geoff Turner
4
Main Campus

PSYC 244 - Drugs and Behavior

Explores the psychological, biological, and societal factors that influence drug use. Focuses on the neurochemical bases of drug action and the experimental paradigms used in studying the behavioral effects of drugs. Topics include illegal and legal drugs, including medications for mental illness.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/09 - 2022/12/16
Friday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Amanda Carey
4
Main Campus
CD 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/13
Tuesday
6:00PM - 7:20PM
Carolyn Knoepfler
4
TBD

PSYC 246 - Motivation and Emotion

This course will examine theoretical and empirical contributions to our understanding of human motivation and emotion, from simple drives to complex social needs. Topics will include the interactive nature and physiological bases of emotion, motivation, and cognition, the value of both positive and negative emotions, and the implications of this work for our understanding of social relationships, goal setting, self-control, and mental health.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
3:30PM - 4:50PM
Sarah Cavanagh
4
Main Campus

PSYC 304 - Research in Personality

Consent of instructor required. Surveys the methods psychologists use to investigate personality. Topics include how theories of personality guide hypothesis development, research ethics and design, data collection and analysis, and the presentation of research findings. Students will gain direct experience in conducting a research project in personality psychology. Includes a laboratory component.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Gregory Feldman
4
Main Campus

PSYC 304L - Research in Personality Lab

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
11:00AM - 1:50PM
Gregory Feldman
TBD
Main Campus

PSYC 336 - Childhood Psychopathology

Consent of instructor required. Considers issues related to psychopathology in children and adolescents and the causes of such disorders. Discusses theories, research, and therapies related to these conditions. Includes lectures, discussion, and research projects.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/07 - 2022/12/14
Wednesday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Sarah Martin
4
Main Campus

PSYC 345 - History and Systems of Psychology

Consent of instructor required. Normally open only to seniors. Addresses the intellectual history of controversial themes that cut across the psychology curriculum, such as mind vs. body, nature vs. nurture, and normal vs. abnormal. Challenging readings reveal the basis for our modern theories and practices, highlighting the connections between other courses in the major.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/06 - 2022/12/15
Tuesday, Thursday
2:00PM - 3:20PM
John Reeder
4
Main Campus

PSYC 350 - Independent Study

Consent of instructor required.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 TBD TBD
Amanda Carey
4
TBD

PSYC 380 - Fieldwork in a Psychological Setting

Consent of instructor required. Provides staff-supervised experience to seniors in a variety of service and research settings. Involves exposure to activities such as counseling, psychological testing, special education, human resources, interviewing, psychotherapy, and laboratory research.

Section Section Dates Time Instructor Credits Location
01 2022/09/12 - 2022/12/12
Monday
8:00AM - 10:50AM
Sarah Martin
4
Main Campus
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