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2018-2019 Supplemental Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Supplemental Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 3493 - Psychological Investigation and Research I

Credits: 3 hrs
The major goal of this course is provide students with an in-depth examination of the philosophy and methods of psychological science. The seminar format course will focus on increasing students’ information literacy related to identifying, locating, evaluating, and using psychological science information effectively. Students will be introduced to contemporary research in psychological science, as well as research designs and statistical analyses. Additionally, students will learn about research ethics, the importance of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process, and preparing their honors thesis proposals.
Note(s): Permission of Chair required (3 credits)
Pre-requisite(s): Acceptance into Psychological Sciences Honors Curriculum, and Junior status.
Student Learning Outcome: Scientific Literacy