The scientific analysis of topics in biological and sensory processes. Topics vary by semester but may include perception, sensory systems, mood disorders, learning and memory, addiction, and neurodegenerative disorders. This course emphasizes developing skills in evaluating psychological research, designing and executing empirical projects, analyzing and interpreting research outcomes, and communicating the results of psychological research. This course satisfies the “Biological & Sensory Processes” Breadth Area. Prerequisite: PSYC 206 with a grade of C- or better or PSYC 303 with a grade of C- or better or with permission of the instructor. Not open to students who have received credit for PSYC 322 without consent of the department chair.