PSYC 476

Advanced Psychology of Sexuality

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

A seminar focusing on understanding and applying specific theoretical perspectives to the social psychological study of human sexuality. Topics include: unique challenges/opportunities of sexuality research, implicit social cognition and sexuality, relational perspectives on sexuality, gender and sexuality, sexual orientation and sexuality, and sexuality and the self. Emphasis on critiquing existing research, and designing new studies that can offer strong tests of social psychological theories of sexuality.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PSYC 476, PSYC 491 (if taken in the same topic).


Pre- or Co-requisites:

Undergraduate course in Psychology offered by the Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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