2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Psychology of Dreams

Summer quarter

Faculty: Donald Middendorf physics, plant physiology

Fields of Study: consciousness studies and psychology

Summer: CRN (Credit) Level 40108 (4) Second Session  

Credits: 4(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Evening


We will focus on the modern understanding of dreams from a variety of viewpoints.  After a review of dream theories from the dawn of recorded history through the 19th century, we’ll briefly cover the works of early twentieth century psychologists such as Freud and Jung.  Then we’ll discuss modern experimental studies of dreaming including the effects of gender and aging on dream content as well as lucid and “paranormal” dreams.  Come prepared for an exciting examination of the world of dreams! 

Maximum Enrollment: 32

Advertised Schedule: 5:30-10p Tue/Thu (Jul. 26 - Aug. 25)

Required Fees: $29 required fee for course text

Preparatory for studies or careers in: pscyhology, biology, consciuosness studies

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

Books: www.tescbookstore.com

Program Revisions

Date Revision
May 16th, 2011 Required fee adjusted to accommodate increased text price.