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Undergraduate Course Details
Number PSY 518
Title Professional Development in Psychology
Credits 1.5


This course will expose students to professional development issues within psychology. Through readings, assignments, and guest speakers, students will explore topics such as: ethics and values in psychology; informed decision-making about coursework; opportunities at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels; allied professions; how to pursue and fund graduate study; careers in psychology and psychology?s value to other careers; and graduate school culture and expectations. Limited to psychology majors for free elective credit only. This course will be graded Pass/Fail. Prerequisites: PSY101, PSY major, minimum of 18 credits in Psychology.