PSY 250 : Readings in Psychology

Transcript title

Readings in Psychology

Credits

1

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

20

Other hours

20

Prerequisites

Instructor approval.

Description

Provides a scientific introduction to how to critically read and discuss scientific literature.

Learning outcomes

1. Connect concepts to theory and data.
2. Employ knowledge to critique scientific theory and methodology.
3. Demonstrate critical reading of primary and secondary scientific literature.

Content outline

Scientific literature
Evaluation strategies
Scientific theory and methodology in literature

Required materials

Selected peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles related to current topics and research in psychology.

Outside of
expected

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