Neuropsychology (PSYC 3311)
Extra Credit Options
ALL EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE BY 5:00pm THE DAY
BEFORE THE FINAL (WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12).
THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS
I. Attending neuroscience seminars/colloquium at ECU (five extra
Periodically, neuroscience seminars are offered at various locations
at ECU. You may attend these seminars. After the seminar, you are required
to type a one page essay about the seminar. This essay should be well written
and include, in your own words, concise information about the introduction,
method, results, and discussion.
II. Participation in experiments (extra credit points depend on amount
of time spent in experiment).
There is a psychology experiment board located in the first floor
hallway (toward Rawl annex) that lists experiment options. You may participate
in these experiments for extra credit in PSYC 3311. To receive extra credit
for your participation, you must obtain a slip from the experimenter that
details the title of the experiment, as well as the date and amount of
time that you participated. In most cases, two extra credit points per
½ half hour will be given.
III. Review of journal articles (five extra credit points).
You may review neuropsychology journal articles. Similar to the
neuroscience seminars described above, you are then required to type a
one page essay about the article. This essay should briefly describe the
intro, method, results, and discussion of the article. However, you must
NOT plagiarize. Discuss the article in your own, well written words. You
must also provide the instructor with a copy of the article. Only reviewed
articles from the following journals will be accepted:
The Clinical Neuropsychologist
Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology
Neuropsychiatry, Neuropsychology, and Behavioral Neurology
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology
Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation
Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society