Psychology

PSYC3063Psychology and the Internet3 ch (3C)

In this course we will examine the unique psychological features of cyberspace and how human behaviour is shaped in this new social realm. Topics related to human interaction, children and the Internet, sexuality on the Internet, computer-mediated communication, Internet addiction, and global consciousness, etc. will be covered. 

Prerequisite: Introductory Psychology (6 ch). Please note that no more than three of PSYC 3033, PSYC 3043, PSYC 3053, and PSYC 3063 may be counted toward a Major or Honours In Psychology.