Western Kentucky University

Department of Psychology

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PSY 290 / PSYS 290 - Supervised Study in Psychology

(Independent Study)

Course Description: Directed readings or research under faculty supervision. Students must make their own arrangements in advance for supervision by a faculty member. May be repeated for a total of up to six hours, with no more than three hours counted in the first 36 hours of a psychology major.

Credit Hours: Course may be taken for 1, 2, or 3 credit hours. Course credit is based on the the nature of the project and approval of the faculty project supervisor.

Prerequisites: PSY 100 / PSYS 100. This course is designed for lower division students (Freshman/Sophomore). Juniors and Seniors should enroll in PSY 490 / PSYS 490 Research, Readings or Special Projects in Psychology.

Faculty Project Supervisor: It is the student's responsibility, through discussions with individual faculty, to identify a project supervisor. Information about faculty interests can be found on their web pages.

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 Last Modified 4/30/14