PSYCH 280 - Introduction to Social Psychology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of: PSYCH 111 or 112 or 114 or 115 or 116.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course introduces students to the field of social psychology by covering a range of topics including: social inference, schemas, attribution, conformity and obedience, altruism, emotion, stereotypes and prejudice, interpersonal attraction, aggression, and attitudes and persuasion. The course will review both classic and current knowledge in these areas.

Students are evaluated by means of exams, classroom contributions, and papers. Instructional methods include assigned readings, lectures, films, demonstrations, and weekly discussion sections.

PSYCH 280 - Introduction to Social Psychology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11976
Open
9
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
002 (DIS)
P
11977
Closed
0
 
-
Tu 5:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
11978
Closed
0
 
-
Tu 6:00PM - 7:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
11979
Closed
0
 
-
W 8:00AM - 9:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
11980
Closed
0
 
-
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (DIS)
P
20820
Closed
0
 
-
W 10:00AM - 11:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
11981
Open
1
 
-
W 11:00AM - 12:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
20821
Closed
0
 
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W 2:00PM - 3:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
11982
Open
4
 
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W 5:00PM - 6:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
16923
Closed
0
 
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W 6:00PM - 7:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
11983
Open
1
 
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Th 8:00AM - 9:00AM
012 (DIS)
P
24336
Open
1
 
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
013 (DIS)
P
24337
Closed
0
 
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Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
014 (DIS)
P
32293
Closed
0
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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ISBN: 0393906159
Social Psychology, Author: Gilovich, Publisher: Norton 4
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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