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Undergraduate Course Details
Number PSY 431
Title Research in Animal Learning
Credits 4.0
Distribution W


This elective course is designed to give students a working knowledge of the basic principles of behavior discovered in the animal laboratory. To this end students will be responsible for shaping the behavior of a rat so as to illustrate these principles and concepts. Through writing and revision, students will learn to express themselves effectively. Three lecture and three laboratory hours per week. Prerequisites: PSY 203S, PSY 210 or 328, and at least six credits in courses numbered PSY 300-399.