Psychology | Clinical Psychology
P530 | 3681 | R. McFall
This is the foundation course for students admitted to the doctoral
program in Clinical Science. Classic papers in the field are reviewed. A
conceptual framework is presented for the field of Clinical Science. The
intrinsic tensions between science and practice are examined critically.
Format: Lectures are combined with class discussions of assigned readings.
Text: No required text. Assigned readings.
Required papers, tests, and Grades: Three short "thought papers" are
assigned during the semester. There is one final exam at the end of the
semester; this essay covers all of the material from the semester. Grades
are based on the exam, the papers, and class participation.
Availability of Instructor: By appointment.