Courses & Syllabi
EDUC 720 (PSYCH 720). Social Psychology of Education
Prerequisites: Enforced. Restricted to doctoral students only. Advisory Prerequisite: EDUC 606 or equivalent.
Discusses the social psychology of classrooms and schools including a focus on gender, ethnicity, social class, and cross-cultural differences from a psychological perspective. Examines how different social and psychological characteristics of classroom/school environments influence individual achievement, gender-role development, and moral and personal development.