Social Psychology (PSYC 3040)

Fall Semester 2017

Syllabus

Announcements: I have moved my office from Russell Hall Room 317 to Russell Hall Room 312. My phone and email address are the same.

** Test 3 has been postponed and will be given on Tuesday, November 14.

Assignment Instructions:

General Assignment Instructions

Assignment 1: Propaganda Due November 9, Thursday

Assignment 2: Social Media Due November 16, Thursday

Assignment 3: Morals Due November 21, Tuesday

Assignment 4: Selfies Due November 28, Tuesday

TEST 3

Lectures

Ch. 7: Social Influence

Ch. 8: Persuasion, Attitudes & Behavior

 

The link to the propaganda techniques is http://www.uvm.edu/~jleonard/AGRI183/propoaganda.html

 

Ch. 9: Group Processes

Ch. 10: Understanding Prejudice, Stereotyping & Discrimination

Ch. 11: Responding to & Reducing Prejudice (In same lecture as Chapter 10)

 

Study Guides

Ch. 7: Social Influence

Ch. 8: Persuasion, Attitudes & Behavior

Ch. 9: Group Processes

Ch. 10: Prejudice

Ch. 11: Responding to & Reducing Prejudice

 

FINAL EXAM

Lectures

Ch. 12: Interpersonal Aggression

Ch. 13: Prosocial Behavior

Ch. 14: Interpersonal Attraction

Ch. 15: Close Relationships

Study Guides

Ch. 12: Interpersonal Aggression

Ch. 13: Prosocial Behavior

Ch. 14: Interpersonal Attraction

Ch. 15: Close Relationships

 

 

 

 

TEST 1

Lectures

Ch. 1: Introduction

Ch. 2: Fundamentals of Social Behavior

Ch. 3: The Core Elements of Social Cognition

Study Guides

Ch. 1: Frameworks for Thinking/ Introduction

Ch. 2: Fundamentals of Social Behavior

Ch. 3: Core Elements of Social Cognition

 

TEST 2

Lectures

Ch. 4: Thinking About People and Events

Ch. 5: The Nature, Origins, and Function of the Self

Ch. 6: The Key Self Motives

Study Guides

Ch. 4: Thinking about People and Events

Ch. 5: The Nature, Origins, and Function of the Self

Ch. 6: The Key Self-Motives