PSYCH 121 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Natural Science
Section: 002 Learning and Memory
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
FYSem
Cost:
50-100
Advisory Prerequisites:
Only first-year students, including those with sophomore standing, may pre-register for First-Year Seminars. All others need permission of instructor.
Other Course Info:
May not be included in a concentration plan in Psychology.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Students will be introduced to the fundamental concepts of learning and memory particularly as they relate to research in non-human animals. Classic texts and original papers will be read and reviewed. In-class exercises will also be employed to aid in students' understanding. Topics will include the history of the laboratory study of learning/memory, Pavlovian, and Skinnerian theories. In addition to class-room lectures and discussion, this class will also emphasize the development of scientific writing skills using both in-class and out-of-class assignments.

PSYCH 121 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Natural Science
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
22260
Closed
0
3Y1
5Enrollment Management
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: This course is limited to incoming first year students.
002 (SEM)
P
25177
Open
3
3Y1
6Enrollment Management
-
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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