Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Seminar/Discussion hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Psychology and Health Studies
This course exposes students to a psychoanalytic way of understanding psychopathology and explores how mental illness is presented in media. Psychoanalytic theory related to neurotic, borderline, and psychotic disorders will be examined using case studies drawn from media with a specific focus on movies.
Prerequisite(s): PSY 222 or 223; and 6 credit units of 300-level PSY classes; and permission of the department.
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