Jan 27, 2023  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2021-2022 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 4097 Research Assistantship

1 TO 4 semester hours

This course is for students who are research assistants (RAs) in faculty research. It provides an engaging, in-depth opportunity to learn the ethics, methods, and principles of psychological research. It is designed to flexibly accommodate a student either over several semesters (taking 1-2 semester hours in any combination one semester at a time up to a maximum of 4 semester hours) or in one semester (for the full 4 semester hours). A formal agreement between the student and faculty member shall define the academic expectations and workload and incorporate specific requirements for a writing assignment related to the research on which the student works that will serve as a formal basis for the grade.

Open to Psychology majors and minors only.

Junior or senior standing required.

Prerequisites: TR in PSYC 2002 and PSYC 2003 or grade of C (2.0) or higher in PSYC 2002  and PSYC 2003  at LMU.

Consent of a full-time faculty member who agrees to serve as the student’s supervisor, mentor, and evaluator required.

University Core fulfilled: Flag: Engaged Learning.