Moral psychology, moral theory, and their close relations in philosophy of mind, philosophy of action, political philosophy, aesthetics alex worsnip assistant professor. General major – description increased interest in allied health professions, sports, physical fitness, exercise, and wellness has produced diverse career options beyond the more traditional role of physical educator in schools and colleges. As a psychology major at william peace university, you will learn about the inner workings of the brain as well as personality, perception, thinking and social interaction this knowledge is an asset in virtually any field, from medicine to business to law.
Areas of special interest: social and political philosophy, philosophy of law, applied ethics, normative ethics, free will, metaethics, philosophy of social science, philosophy of history, philosophy of biology. 9 of our psychology and neuroscience honors undergraduates, chloe berube altieri, lillian dillard, rachael kang, julia katz, kenny le, alex martin, saif mehyar, cortland vis, and elizabeth wallace received honors thesis research grants from the unc honors college. Research interests online social networking behavior in adolescence and young adulthood adolescent and young adult romantic relationships emotion regulation, coping, resilience.
A: unc charlotte has three psychology related organizations that you can join psychology student coalition , psi chi , the international honors society in psychology, and nami all provide members with great ways to be informed and involved with psychology. Honors program requirements department or college when to apply curricular requirements (group project option) or busn 4701 (individual thesis option & at least one honors college course overall 35 individual (busn 4701) or group thesis option (mgmt 3280) chemistry (dan jones) the university of north carolina at charlotte. The requirements for conducting an honors thesis in information science include having taken at least four inls courses, including two numbered higher than 299, and having a total inls gpa of at least 35. The university of north carolina at chapel hill spring 2016 a thesis presented to the faculty of the university of north carolina at chapel hill in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor of science degree with honors in psychology committee chair: beth kurtz-costes, ph d committee member: keith payne, ph d. Completion of the honors program results in a student receiving a ba degree with honors in psychology the primary focus of the honors program is the completion of a senior honors thesis this thesis reports the results of an empirical research project conducted in collaboration with a faculty member.
Pam oliver phd ’77 my master’s thesis was a revision of my senior honors thesis, a cross-cultural study of the factors predicting women’s social power and status gerhard lenski and richard rockwell were supportive of the thesis, but they were confused when i said my dissertation would not be about women or cross-cultural work, but. The department of religious studies is dedicated to the study of religions as historical and cultural phenomena it examines the history, texts, artifacts, beliefs, values, and rituals of a variety of religious traditions, including buddhism, hinduism, christianity, islam, and judaism. Guidelines for external applicants the honours program in psychology at unsw is available to exceptional graduates from other institutions upon completion of this program, students are awarded a bachelor of psychological science (honours) degree this one-year full-time program is an accredited fourth year of study in psychology and commences in late january. Applicants admitted to the clinical psychology program usually have majored in psychology, but other majors are acceptable if students have prior coursework in psychology (especially courses in psychological statistics, biological psychology, personality theory, abnormal behavior, developmental and social psychology.
Education bs university of wisconsin-madison, 2013 (history, psychology) ma university of north carolina-chapel hill, 2016 (history) ma thesis: “within china, without china: the sprout of local identity in hong kong, 1966-1970. Before coming to unc, i graduated from suny buffalo with a bs in psychology, and worked as a post-baccaleaurate research assistant with dr lauren alloy at temple university currently, i am leading a project on using wikipedia as an online dissemination tool for psychological science. The honors program in psychology involves a two-semester thesis project that is designed to be similar to a master's thesis during the first semester, the student does a literature search of existing research on his or her topic, and uses that material as the basis for a research proposal. Additional information for psychology honors honors in psychology the honors program in psychology involves a two-semester thesis project that is designed to be similar to a master's thesis.
Electronic theses and dissertations creator: unc chapel hill collection includes theses and dissertations produced by carolina graduate students. University of kentucky's dr bill stoops discusses recent under review: the psychology of leadership using flashcards to study for dr golding’s psy 100 exams. Honors psychology students conduct research proposed in psy 496 and submit a formal thesis in written form oral defense of work before faculty supervisor, thesis committee, and interested faculty members.
The honors program/thesis offers undergraduates in the school of education the opportunity to sharpen their skills of analysis, synthesis, and research it also provides a means for outstanding students to graduate from the university and the school of education with honors. The north carolina collection in wilson library holds unc honors theses to get a sense of the typical scope of a thesis, take a look at a sampling from your field to get a sense of the typical scope of a thesis, take a look at a sampling from your field. Students are encouraged to conduct original, empirical research and to submit their work, whenever appropriate, as honors theses a thesis may qualify a student for graduation with distinction from the college of arts and sciences. The department of psychological sciences (dps) created an honors curriculum to give exceptional students an opportunity to pursue advanced research training with faculty mentors on original empirical research, and to sharpen their analytical and communication skills.
In this course honors students conduct their research and data analysis, and they write and defend their thesis before their honors committee a grade of a is required for honors recognition from unc charlotte. Many honors carolina students cap their undergraduate experience with a senior honors thesis, partnering with a faculty mentor to develop original research or creative work students who successfully defend their thesis before a faculty review panel graduate with honors or highest honors. Honors program in psychology and neuroscience enrollment in the honors program is not restricted to students who have participated in unc honors carolina and psychology majors and neuroscience majors do not necessarily complete senior honors the honors thesis should be written in accordance with apa style the completed thesis must be. Kristina olson is an associate professor of psychology at the university of washington and the director of the social cognitive development lab she received her ba in psychology and african and african-american studies from washington university in 2003 and her phd from harvard university in.