PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
Section: 004 What Makes Life Worth Living?
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
Honors, FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
Other Course Info:
Does not count toward the requirements for the Psychology major nor the major in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This first-year seminar addresses the topic of what makes life worth living. This course will draw on positive psychology as well as allied work in various disciplines to address these common themes of the good life. In this seminar course, students will learn about the science and art of life worth living by examining research findings as well as specific practices that build and promote happy, healthy and meaningful life.

Course Requirements:

The course will entail a discussion format with readings from original sources; experiential learning opportunities; out-of-class exercises; group projects; a service learning project; short papers; quizzes; and class presentations by students.

PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
Schedule Listing
003 (SEM)
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26134
Open
18
18Enrollment Management
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
004 (SEM)
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22518
Open
18
9LSA Hnrs Y1
18Enrollment Management
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
005 (SEM)
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24125
Open
18
18Enrollment Management
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M 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Psych 120-005 meets in the Pillsbury Room, East Hall. Take elevator at Church Street entrance up to floor "4M".
006 (SEM)
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28420
Open
18
18Enrollment Management
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: PSYCH 120-006 meets in the Pillsbury Room, East Hall. Take EH Church Street Elevator up to "4M".
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