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Undergraduate Course Details
Number PSY 216
Title Introduction to Social Psychology
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites PSY101
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1475 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 M 1:10pm - 2:25pm MH-241 Joanna Barr
02 2312 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 M 2:35pm - 3:50pm MH-241 Joanna Barr
03 2313 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 3:05pm - 4:20pm MH-241 Gregory J Levis
04 2314 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TBA TBA Online Robin Sherman
S1 2315 1/17/17 - 5/8/17 TBA TBA Online Robin Sherman
W1 3470 12/5/16 - 1/13/17 TBA TBA Online Carolyn Knoepfler

Description

This course is an introduction to theory and research in social psychology, the scientific study of how people's thoughts, perceptions, feelings, and behavior are affected by others. Topics include perception of the self and others, attitudes and persuasion, conformity, compliance and obedience, altruism, aggression, social influence and group decision-making. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credits for PSY250.