Independent study culminating in substantial original research, scholarly or creative work. Students may apply to Honors faculty administrators for permission to substitute another department's thesis or independent study course for HONR 495. The thesis must be completed with a B or better to fulfill the Honors program requirement. Prerequisite: HONR 490. Corequisite: HONR 496. Three to four hours per week.
PSYC 301 BIOLOGICAL BASIS BEHAVIOR (Fall 2019)
Introduction to the biological basis of behavior with emphasis on the anatomy and physiology of nerve cells and the nervous system, the effects of drugs on the nervous system, and other introductory topics. Prerequisites: PSYC 101. Three hours per week with enhancement.
PSYC 401 PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY (Fall 2019)
Presentation of advanced topics on physiological psychology including the morphological, neurochemical and physiological bases of behavior. Prerequisites: PSYC 301. Three hours per week with enhancement.
PSYC 490 INDIVIDUAL DIRECTED STUDY (Fall 2019)
Enables advanced students to pursue, through observation, experimentation or library research, a topic of their choosing. May be repeated for a maximum of eight credits. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.