Experimental Psychology Curriculum

General Core (15 hours)

  • PY 650 Cognition & Learning
  • PY 629 Neuroscience
  • PY 695 Teaching of Psychology

Two of the following (depending on concentration)

  • PY 652 Life-Span Developmental Psychology
  • PY 672 Advanced Social Psychology
  • PY 670 Perception
  • HD 501 Child Development

Research Core (12 hours)

  • PY 607 Research Methods
  • PY 602 Advanced Statistics I
  • PY 603 Advanced Statistics II

3rd Stats Course (one of the following or approved alternate)

  • PY 604 Multivariate Methods of Analysis
  • PY 614 Categorical Data Analysis
  • PY 693 Dyadic Data Analysis
  • PY 693 Multi-level Modeling
  • PY 693 Stats (Sampling)
  • PY 693/BER 646 Structural Equation Modeling
  • PY 659/BER 558 Introduction to Psychometrics 658
  • BER 658 Psychometric Theory & Practice
  • BER 631 Inquery as Interp:
  • CHS 525 Biostatistics

Concentration Core (12-15 hours, based on concentration)

  • PY 654 Developmental Science Seminar
  • PY 655 Cognitive Psychology Seminar
  • PY 656 Social Psychology Seminar
  • PY 625 Contemporary Issues Seminar (3-4 hours, depending on concentration)

HDFS Courses for Developmental Science concentration

  • HD 664 Family Crises
  • HD 535 Parent/Child Relationships
  • HD 561/562 Theories/Dynamics of Families
  • HD 602 Infant Development
  • HD 603/BEP 655 Adolescent Development
  • HD 512 Adult Development
  • PY 625 Contemporary Issues Seminar (3-4 hours, depending on concentration)

Research Hours

  • PY 698 Graduate Research (3-6 hours)
  • PY 599 Thesis Research (6 hours)
  • PY 699 Dissertation Research (24 hours)