Class Schedule

PSYC 139H - 01 Weird Science

2017 Spring Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
62533
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
Available Seats
0
Enrollment Capacity
25
Enrolled
25

Description
Explores the relationship between science and pseudoscience from a cognitive psychological perspective, including discussion of collection and selection of data, statistical assessment of data, cognitive illusions, memory distortions, reasoning, and decision-making. Also highlights the dissemination of scientific knowledge. Satisfies seminar requirement. Satisfies comprehensive requirement. (Formerly course 134.)

Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite(s): satisfaction of Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements and course 3 or 100. Enrollment restricted to senior psychology and cognitive science majors.

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MWF 12:00PM - 01:05PM
Soc Sci 1 161
04/03/2017 - 06/09/2017