Honors Forum




Social Psychology: Investigations of the Self

Prof. Holley Hodgins

This course offers an opportunity to acquire hands-on research experience and experimental skills in a small laboratory group. Students will read journal articles on selected topics in social psychology, design a study, collect data, and use a computer data analytic statistical package to analyze their data. Three hours of lecture and two hours of lab per week. Prerequisite: PS217, or consent of instructor.


Senior Research Project II

Faculty: The Department

Students will work with an individual faculty member to complete a major research project developed in Senior Research Project I. A final project will be submitted in thesis form to the faculty supervisor at least two weeks before the end of the term. Each student will make an oral presentation of the final project to the other senior thesis students and the psychology faculty. Prerequisites: PS375. May not be taken concurrently with PS378. May be used to fulfill the thesis requirement for honors in psychology.