Detailed exploration of several psychological topics of important social relevance (e.g., recent topics have included mental health, alcoholism, drug addictions, interpersonal abuse, sexuality). Topics vary depending on their social significance. Guest speakers representing the fields of psychology, psychiatry and social work are featured. Students are required to submit independent research papers on each topic.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: PSY 001 or 001A. Recommended for second-semester first-year students and sophomores.