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Psychology Summer Courses

PSYC 1100 L21 - Biopsychology
Session II, June 30 - August 4, 2020
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.; lab TTh 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

An introduction to the biological basis of psychology. Research is presented with an emphasis on how the activity of the nervous system, as shaped by phylogeny and ontogeny, determines behavior. Students replicate classic studies, analyze results, and prepare lab reports. Lab fee. Fulfills the Life Science requirement in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN: 11387
Instructor: Staff
3 credits


PSYC 2000 R11 - Statistics with Lab
Session I, May 26 - June 25, 2020
Rose Hill: MTW Lecture Th Lab, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

This course covers descriptive statistics and (parametric and nonparametric) inferential statistics. It emphasizes mastery of statistical concepts and utilization of statistical software.

CRN: 11363
Instructor: Kim
4 credits


PSYC 2600 PW1 - Social Psychology
Session III, May 26 - August 4, 2020
Online

An examination of how others shape an individual's behavior. A review of selected topics of interpersonal behavior, including antisocial and prosocial behavior, prejudice, attraction, social influence, attitudes and persuasion, research methods. Satisfies the core social science requirement.

CRN: 11492
Instructor: Sose Selimotic
4 credits


PSYC 2900 R21 - Abnormal Psychology
Session II, June 30 - August 4, 2020
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Analysis of the development and structure of the abnormal personality. Consideration of neuroses and major psychoses as well as the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders are given.

CRN: 11388
Instructor: Staff
4 credits


PSYC 3340 L21/URST 3340 L21 - Urban Psychology
Session II, June 30 - August 4, 2020
Lincoln Center: TWTh, 1 - 5 p.m.

How does city life impact our individual personality and behavior? This summer course focuses on the New York City experience, blending the classroom with field trips and exercises, to review behavioral research on diverse topics: "urban personality," stress, well-being, family, friends, strangers, ethnicity, crowding, pace of life, quality of life, and the built environment.

CRN: 11389/11404
Instructor: Takooshian
4 credits


PSYC 3360 L11 - Sports Psychology
Session I, May 26 - June 25, 2020
Lincoln Center: MTWTh, 1 - 4 p.m.

This course involves an application of psychological theory and research to athletes and sports at youth, recreational, and elite levels. Special attention is devoted to the connection between sports and spirituality, ethics, character development, and parenting.

CRN: 11364
Instructor: Wertz
4 credits


PSYC 4900 R11 - Psychology and Human Values
Session I, May 26 - June 25, 2020
Rose Hill: MTWTh, 6 - 9 p.m.

This values seminar explores pioneering theories and research in the psychology of values. Topics include human motives/goals; the sense of right and wrong; cognitive, social, cultural, spiritual, and gender aspects of ethical decision making; behavior in morally challenging situations; and virtue in relationships, work, and community. Fulfills the Value seminar/EP 4 requirement in Fordham's core curriculum.

CRN: 11365
Instructor: Wertz
4 credits