Academic Catalog

PSYC380 TOPICS IN EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

Course Code: 3710380
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 7,5
Department: Psychology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr LUCA AQUILI
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This course aims at expanding students knowledge in the area of experimental psychology by focusing on a select number of topics tackled by psychologists. Students will learn to critically read and analyze journal articles addressing experimental questions on topics such as learning, perception, memory, and social behavior. Through readings and class discussions, students will become well versed with various experimental designs and methods employed by experimental psychologists. There may be prerequisites as per the consent of the instructor.