2019-2020 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Sep 20, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYCH 530 - Internship in the Teaching of Psychology


Credits: 1-4
Liaison: Professor Heuchert
Designed to provide practical teaching experience in a variety of Psychology courses, this internship involves working closely with an instructor in a particular course such as Introductory Psychology, Learning, or Physiological Psychology. Although the specific duties vary with the course involved, students may be asked to attend lectures, act as discussion facilitators, hold regular office hours, assist with laboratory sessions, and act as writing tutors. In addition to the practical work, the student intern meets on a regular basis with the supervisor to review his or her work. Interns are also exposed to some of the basic principles of learning and cognitive psychology as they apply to teaching and learning. May be repeated for credit. Must be taken Credit/No Credit.

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor and approval of the internship liaison.

Distribution Requirements: none.