PSYCH 280 - Introduction to Social Psychology
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of the following: PSYCH 111, 112, 114, or 115.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course introduces students to the field of social psychology by covering such topics as: social inference, schemas, attribution, conformity and obedience, altruism, stereotypes and prejudice, interpersonal attraction, aggression, and attitudes and persuasion. Students are evaluated by means of exams and classroom contributions, and through papers. Instructional methods include assigned readings, lectures, films, demonstrations, and weekly discussion sections.

PSYCH 280 - Introduction to Social Psychology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
12800
Open
3
 
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Tu 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: All Discussion Sections will meet from the first day of class, even if they occur before the first lecture.
002 (DIS)
P
12801
Closed
0
 
-
F 10:00AM - 12:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
12802
Open
1
 
-
M 3:00PM - 5:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
12803
Open
2
 
-
Th 8:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
12804
Open
1
 
-
M 5:00PM - 7:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
12805
Closed
0
 
-
M 1:00PM - 3:00PM
007 (DIS)
P
12806
Closed
0
 
-
Th 9:00AM - 11:00AM
008 (DIS)
P
12807
Closed
0
 
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Th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
12808
Closed
0
 
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F 9:00AM - 11:00AM
010 (DIS)
P
12809
Closed
0
 
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F 11:00AM - 1:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
12810
Closed
0
 
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Th 3:00PM - 5:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
27583
Closed
0
 
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M 4:00PM - 6:00PM
013 (DIS)
P
27584
Closed
0
 
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Th 2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Note:
The required textbook for this class is Social Psychology by Kassin, Fein, & Markus (7e). You can order used versions of hardcover with this isbn 0618868461. An electronic version will be available for $70. Url will be posted on Ctools as available.
ISBN: 0618998586
Social psychology : with study guide, Author: Saul Kassin, Steven Fein, Haze, Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 7th ed. 2008
Required
ISBN: 0618691197
Pocket guide to APA style, Author: Robert Perrin., Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 2nd ed. 2007
Optional
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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