Survey of contemporary knowledge and issues within cognitive and/or social psychology. Topics vary by semester but may include social topics such as person perception, group behavior, attitude formation, attraction, stereotypes, social influence, aggression and other psychological aspects of social interaction and/or cognitive topics such as attention, perception, memory, thinking, decision making, or language. This course satisfies the “Social & Cognitive Processes” Breadth Area. Students will learn foundational skills in the evaluation and communication of psychological research. This course may be repeated for credit if topics are different. Prerequisite: PSYC 101 with a grade of C- or better or with permission of the instructor.