Subject: Psychology
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 1.5 Lecture hours and 1.5 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Psychology and Health Studies


This course examines qualitative approaches to understanding lives and social practices. Topics include an overview of non-positivist epistemologies and methodologies and an introduction to methods such as narrative analysis, grounded theory, ethnography, and discourse analysis.

Prerequisite(s): PSY 233.3; and PSY 235.3 (or HLST 210.3); and 3 credit units from PSY 207.3, PSY 213.3, PSY 214.3, PSY 216.3, PSY 222.3, PSY 223.3, PSY 224.3, PSY 225.3, PSY 226.3, PSY 227.3, PSY 230.3, PSY 231.3, PSY 236.3, PSY 257.3, PSY 260.3 or PSY 261.3; and 9 credit units of 200-level PSY courses.

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