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Course Details

Course Code: PSYC498 Course ID: 3619 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

Senior Seminar in Psychology is the capstone course of the BA in Psychology degree. Students completing this course will investigate career opportunities in the field and professional organizations supporting practitioners in field specialty areas, build knowledge and skills needed for next steps following degree completion for undergraduates applying to graduate school or seeking post-baccalaureate employment, demonstrate an ability to locate and synthesize scholarly published material, and interview a professional in the field. (Prerequisite: Completion of a minimum of 105 hours towards your program)

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

CO1: Examine key learning experiences of the BA in Psychology
CO2: Evaluate information sources available to professionals in the field of psychology
CO3: Investigate professional associations in the field of psychology
CO4: Compare and contrast sources of information about career opportunities in the field of psychology
CO5: Examine opportunities and challenges experienced by new and experienced professionals in the field of psychology
CO6: Construct an APA formatted annotated bibliography
CO7: Conduct an informational interview of a professional in the field of psychology

Discussions: Discussions are scheduled during Weeks 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 8 of the course. Instructions are located on the classroom Discussions link.

Assignments and Projects: Assignments and projects are due during weeks 3, 4, 5, and 7 of the course. Instructions are in the Assignments link.

CO1: Examine key learning experiences of the BA in Psychology
CO2: Evaluate information sources available to professionals in the field of psychology
CO3: Investigate professional associations in the field of psychology
CO4: Compare and contrast sources of information about career opportunities in the field of psychology
CO5: Examine opportunities and challenges experienced by new and experienced professionals in the field of psychology
CO6: Construct an APA formatted annotated bibliography
CO7: Conduct an informational interview of a professional in the field of psychology

Book Title:There are no required books for this course.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.