PSYCH 401 - Special Problems in Psychology as a Social Science
Fall 2020, Section 003 - Psychology of Ideology, Hegemony and Political Behavior
Instruction Mode: Section 003 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
RE
Other:
Theme
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Cost:
50-100
Enforced Prerequisites:
One of the following: PSYCH 111, 112, 114, or 115.
Other Course Info:
Only 6 credits of PSYCH 400, 401, 402 combined may be counted toward a concentration plan in Psychology, and a maximum of 12 credits may be counted toward graduation.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This seminar will explore theoretical approaches to understanding personality and politics; attitudes, beliefs, and ideology; decision-making processes; national attachment; and prejudice and group conflict through the close examination of the relevant scholarly literature. Both historical and contemporary approaches in social psychology, personality psychology, political science, and sociology will be covered. Most of the readings will be available as library reserves.

Course Requirements:

Essay exams, written assignment

Schedule

PSYCH 401 - Special Problems in Psychology as a Social Science
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 Online
25222
Open
10
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (SEM)
 Online
33140
Open
7
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
004 (SEM)
 Online
33011
Closed
0
 
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MW 11:30AM - 12:15PM
Note: Psych 401-004 will be taught in both an asynchronous and synchronous format. The synchronous portion will consist of a discussion section on Monday/Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
007 (SEM)
 In Person
33015
Open
3
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
009 (SEM)
 In Person
33016
Open
21
 
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F 9:00AM - 12:00PM
011 (SEM)
 Online
31119
Closed
0
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: Psych 401-011 will be taught remotely in both synchronous and asynchronous formats (Fall 2020). The synchronous component will consist of one hour of discussion time on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
013 (SEM)
 Online
28078
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
014 (SEM)
 Online
26540
Closed
0
 
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W 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Psych 401-014 will be taught remotely in both an asynchronous and a synchronous format (Fall 2020). The synchronous portion will be a discussion each Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
015 (SEM)
 Online
33012
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Note: Psych 401-015 will be taught remotely in a synchronous format (Fall 2020).
016 (SEM)
 Online
33013
Closed
0
 
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Tu 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Psych 401-016 will be taught remotely in both synchronous and asynchronous formats (Fall 2020). The synchronous component will consist of one hour of discussion time each Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
017 (SEM)
 Online
33014
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Psych 401-017 will be taught remotely in a synchronous format (Fall 2020).
018 (SEM)
 Online
33415
Closed
0
 
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Th 3:00PM - 6:00PM

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