Class Schedule

PSYC 179F - 01 The Path to a Science of Dreaming

2019 Winter Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
43355
Type
Seminar
Credits
5 units
General Education
Available Seats
0
Enrollment Capacity
0
Enrolled
28

Description
Focuses on the methods and empirical findings that led gradually to development of a neurocognitive theory of dreaming between 1953 and 2016. Emphasis is on the difficulties of adapting methods useful in studying waking thought to the study of dreaming, the counterintuitive nature of many of the findings, the importance of replicating new results, and the general lessons about the nature of science that can be drawn from this particular scientific odyssey. Satisfies the senior seminar requirement. Satisfies the senior comprehensive requirement.

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

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
TuTh 03:20PM - 04:55PM
Soc Sci 1 161
01/07/2019 - 03/15/2019