Course Code PSYCH 444R
Course Title Psychological Interventions
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

This course reviews research showing how brief, non-invasive, low-cost, social psychological treatments can have small but significant benefits months and years later. Topics include school-based interventions, health interventions, psychological well-being interventions, prejudice-reduction interventions, when and why interventions can fail, and the theories behind how interventions work.

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Winter 2021 course outline (note 2)
Author(s) Christine Logel
  • Prerequisite: PSYCH 253/253R; SDS/ISS 250R or PSYCH 292; SDS/ISS 251R or PSYCH 291; Level at least 3A.
  • Antirequisite: PSYCH 449R prior to winter 2016; PSYCH 450R taught winter 2012
  • Software: Microsoft PowerPoint; Audio recording capability
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
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