Prerequisites: PSY-312 and senior standing.
The capstone course will investigate the field of psychology with the goal of presenting the discipline in social context. Students will respond to readings from the primary literature in psychology which summarize specific areas of the discipline culminating in a term project or paper. A practical investigation of the student's future career will be undertaken and result in materials necessary for application for jobs and/or graduate careers in the field. Each student will take the Major Fields Test in psychology before the end of the term.