Applied Social Psychology
Overview of domains in which social psychological theory and research have been applied in field settings.
PSYCH
552
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPSYCH 352; or equivalent; or instructor's consent.
 NoteContains content featured in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
Course Outcomes: 


1. Familiarity with applied social versus basic social

Students will understand the distinctions between basic and applied social psychology and will acquire an advanced understanding of and familiarity with the field of applied social psychology.

Measurement: Midterm and final essay exams.

2. Conduct applied social psychological research

Students will meet with a client and develop, execute, and report the results of an applied research project.

  • Measurement: Evaluation of written and oral report.