PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
Fall 2022, Section 010 - What Makes Life Worth Living?
Instruction Mode: Section 010 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
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:

Description

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:

This course entails readings from original sources; experiential learning opportunities; out-of-class exercises; group projects; a service learning project; quizzes; short papers; and class presentations by students.

Class Format:

Discussion format.

Schedule

PSYCH 120 - First-Year Seminar in Psychology as a Social Science
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
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W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
002 (SEM)
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7
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
003 (SEM)
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24354
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5
Tu 9:00AM - 12:00PM
004 (SEM)
 In Person
22590
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6
M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
 In Person
21300
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6
MW 8:30AM - 10:00AM
010 (SEM)
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26734
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
011 (SEM)
 In Person
28607
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1Y1
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6
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM

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