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CPSY 4347W - Senior Project

This course is a writing-intensive course designed for seniors majoring in Child Psychology. Students will be asked to complete a literature review and related assignments on a self-selected topic in the field of developmental psychology. Professional writing skills, including the use of APA style, will be emphasized, with students responding to and revising written work based on instructor and/or teaching assistant feedback.

Who should take this course?

Students who are interested in developing writing skills through the process of writing a literature review by exploring a topic in child psychology.

What degree requirements might this class fulfill?
Child Psychology B.A.
Child Psychology B.S.

For official information about how this class would fulfill major requirements or college requirements, please consult your college adviser and your APAS. Access to your APAS report can be found under the Academics tab on MyU.

Child Psychology senior

Grading Basis:
A-F or audit


Terms this class is typically offered:
Fall and Spring

Instructors who teach this class:
Canan Karatekin
Philip Zelazo

Sample syllabus
Link to PDF

Have additional questions about this class or need a permission number? Contact Meghan Eliason, Child Psychology Adviser, at