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EPSY 106 Multicultural Student Leadership Seminar
This course will introduce students of color to leadership theory and develop personal skills in the areas of organizational, career, and community leadership. Topics covered include public speaking, group process, time management, and discussion of the special challenges for leaders of color. Prerequisite: Must have taken Hawk Link UNIV 101 and fewer than 60 hours credit from the University of Kansas. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 210 Career and Life Planning: Decision-Making for College Students
The purpose of this course is to assist college students in career and life planning choices by first understanding the current theories of career decision-making and then by applying those theories to their own choices. The course will meet twice each week, the first being a lecture session, with the second session consisting of smaller groups of six to eight students. Students will be exposed to information related to the career development process, factors that affect the career choice process, knowledge of work environments, sex role socialization, career and decision making processes, and how to approach the job search. Experiential learnings will include exercises related to values clarification, self understanding, knowledge of interests, competencies and personality characteristics, decision making, use of career information, and implementing a plan of action. Weekly course assignments will include activities in class and homework units. Prerequisite: Enrollment in this course is limited to students with fewer than 60 hours of college credit. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Moffitt, Kelsey
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM JRP 145 - LAWRENCE
3 13368
LEC Amini, Bahaur
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM JRP 246 - LAWRENCE
3 17237
LEC Moffitt, Kelsey
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM JRP 246 - LAWRENCE
3 17238
LEC Amini, Bahaur
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM JRP 143 - LAWRENCE
3 17239
LEC Parham, Aishah
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM JRP 147 - LAWRENCE
3 17240
LEC Baglieri, Michael
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM JRP 145 - LAWRENCE
3 17242
LEC Baglieri, Michael
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM JRP 143 - LAWRENCE
3 18454
LEC Parham, Aishah
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM JRP 147 - LAWRENCE
3 18455
EPSY 305 Development and Learning of the Child
An introduction to the study of children's thinking, behavior, and development in school, home, and community settings. Classic and contemporary theories of developmental and educational psychology will be addressed; these theories will provide a foundation for thinking about important contemporary issues in child development. Specific topics covered will include research methods for studying children's development, cognitive development, intelligence, language, emotional development, aggression, moral development, and family and peer relationships. Emphasis will be placed the study of individuals and groups, describing the process of development, and considering educational implications of theory and research. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 306 Development and Learning of the Adolescent
An introduction to the study of adolescence (puberty to roughly age 18), with a focus on implications and applications for optimal adolescent development. Approaching development from an applied lens, the course will cover foundational information on brain and biological changes that occur during adolescence, as well as on integrating this foundational knowledge with theories of learning, motivation, cognition, and emotional and social development. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Hansen, David
MW 11:00-11:50 AM JRP 150 - LAWRENCE
3 14608
DIS Hansen, David
Th 10:00-10:50 AM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 20178
DIS Hansen, David
Th 10:00-10:50 AM JRP 201 - LAWRENCE
3 20179
DIS Hansen, David
F 11:00-11:50 AM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
3 21053
DIS Hansen, David
F 12:00-12:50 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
3 21054
DIS Hansen, David
Th 12:00-12:50 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
3 20180
DIS Hansen, David
Th 11:00-11:50 AM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 20181
EPSY 450 Introduction to Counseling Psychology
An historical and contemporary overview of the science and practice of counseling psychology, including trends in the roles and functions of counseling psychology practitioners, the research and scientific foundations of counseling practice, the psychological theories of counseling and psychotherapy that guide professional practice, and the ethical and professional issues confronting counseling practitioners. Prerequisite: PSYC 104. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 455 Managing and Motivating Learners in the Pre K-6th Grade Classroom
This course is designed to help elementary preservice teachers organize an enriched learning environment and develop strategies for managing and motivating students to help them become better and more responsible learners. Prerequisite: C&T 322, EPSY 305 or equivalent. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Conrad, Zachary
W 04:30-07:00 PM STFL 100 - LAWRENCE
3 19195
EPSY 456 Managing and Motivating Learners in the Middle and Secondary Classroom
This course is designed to help middle and secondary preservice teachers organize an enriched learning environment and develop strategies for managing and motivating students to help them become better and more responsible learners. Prerequisite: C&T 324, EPSY 306 or equivalent. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Annamma, Subini
TuTh 08:00-09:15 AM JRP 201 - LAWRENCE
3 18643
LEC Annamma, Subini
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM JRP 145 - LAWRENCE
3 16793
EPSY 497 Independent Study
Only one enrollment permitted each semester, a maximum of four hours will apply toward the bachelor's degree. Graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis. Prerequisite: Recommendation of advisor and consent of instructor. IND.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13369
IND Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 16645
IND Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13371
IND Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 15698
IND Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 16646
IND Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13372
IND Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13373
IND Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13370
IND Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 15685
IND Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 14458
IND Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 16648
IND Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 15690
IND Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 13374
IND Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 15694
EPSY 515 Research Methods for McNair Scholars
This course provides participants in the McNair Scholars program with an understanding of research methods appropriate to their field so they can write proposals for their summer research projects. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the McNair Scholars Program. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 520 Classroom Assessment
This course is an introduction to the concepts and skills required to develop and evaluate various forms of formal and informal classroom assessments to determine student learning and teacher instructional effectiveness. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 575 Internship Exploration
This course provides academic credit for a supervised practical experience in an occupational area of interest. In addition to the work-related activity, students will complete reading and writing assignments, participate in on-line discussion and create a final portfolio of internship accomplishments. Credit hours (1-5) are based on number of hours at internship site in agreement with instructor. Prerequisite: Secured internship of 8 hours per week or more for semester in which student will be enrolled in the course; permission from instructor. INT.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Wolfram, Erin
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
1-5 23249
EPSY 580 Positive Psychology
An introduction to the core assumptions and research findings associated with human strengths and positive emotions. Also an exploration of interventions and applications informed by positive psychology in counseling and psychotherapy, and its application to school, work, family and other close relationships. (Same as PSYC 598.) Prerequisite: PSYC 104 or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Cole, Brian
Tu 01:00-03:50 PM JRP 201 - LAWRENCE
3 21260
EPSY 598 Special Course: _____
A special course of study to meet current needs of education students--primarily for undergraduates. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Niileksela, Christopher
Tu 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
1-5 17248
EPSY 700 Advanced Educational Psychology: Development and Education of the Adolescent
An introduction, from a psychological perspective, to topics and problems in the development of adolescents and youth, with emphasis on application to educational issues. Note: To be offered annually. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 702 Advanced Educational Psychology: The Development and Education of the Child
Study of children from a cognitive developmental perspective. Changes in children are examined in light of environmental influences including social factors, educational practices, and child-rearing as they interact with conditions internal to children. Key issues include the study of cognition, language, motives, social-emotional issues, the self, and the problem of developmental delays. A major concern is the role of adults in supporting positive development, particularly in educational settings. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 703 Constructive Classroom Discipline
This course will examine concepts and techniques of constructive classroom management. Various theoretical orientations including humanism and behaviorism will be considered. Emphasis will be on the identification of strategies that teachers can use (1) to facilitate an environment that reduces the likelihood of misbehavior occurring, and (2) to cope constructively with individuals and groups of children to resolve difficulties that arise in the classroom. The class should have value to classroom teachers, school psychologists, counselors, and other school consultants. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Harrington, Robert
Tu 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 650 - LAWRENCE
3 24427
EPSY 704 Advanced Educational Psychology: Learning Processes in Education
A study of the mental processes that influence learning and comprehension. The scope of the course will include individuals at all developmental levels and in a variety of educational settings. Key issues include the study of language, memory, concepts, motivation and social factors affecting learning processes. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 705 Human Development through the Lifespan
This course will cover the social, emotional, psychological, and cognitive changes that occur from conception through death. Methodological issues will also be addressed. Prerequisite: A graduate or undergraduate course in psychology. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Harrington, Robert
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 13375
EPSY 710 Introduction to Statistical Analysis
Emphasis on the conceptual underpinnings of statistical analysis of educational data. Includes univariate and bivariate descriptive statistics, sampling distributions, statistical estimation, hypothesis testing and procedures in testing statistical hypothesis for one and two sample designs. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in EPSY 711 required, or with the permission of instructor on the basis of knowledge of statistical packages presented in EPSY 711. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Peyton, Vicki
W 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 201 - LAWRENCE
3 13376
EPSY 711 Lab for Introduction to Statistical Analysis
Creation and manipulation of data sets. Analysis of data with statistical packages, with an emphasis on descriptive statistics, graphical procedures, and univariate parametric methods. Graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in EPSY 710 or EPSY 811 or with the permission of the instructor. LAB.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB Peyton, Vicki
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
M 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
1 17417
LAB Peyton, Vicki
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 102 - LAWRENCE
W 07:10-09:00 PM JRP 103 - LAWRENCE
1 13377
EPSY 715 Understanding Research in Education
This course introduces the concepts and skills involved in understanding and analyzing research in education and related areas. The course provides an overview of basic, general knowledge of various research methodologies. Students should expect to study much of this material in greater depth through additional course work before being fully prepared to conduct independent research. However this course should enhance their ability to locate, read, comprehend, and critically analyze research articles and reports. Topics in the course include quantitative and qualitative methods and designs, historical and descriptive research, and program evaluation. (This course fulfills the requirement of a research methods course in the first 12 hours of graduate study.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Peyton, Vicki
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 14357
LEC Peyton, Vicki
APPT- ONLNE KUEC - EDWARDS
3 18007
LEC Peyton, Vicki
APPT- ONLNE PROG - ONLINL
3 24676
LEC Peyton, Vicki
APPT- ONLNE PROG - ONLINL
3 22601
EPSY 725 Educational Measurement
The course is an introduction to the application of the concepts of reliability, validity, and practicality to the development, selection, use, and interpretation of tests and other measuring instruments in the field of education. The concepts of norm referenced and criterion referenced tests; the interpretation and use of norms; standard scores, percentiles, quotients, and grade equivalents are among the topics covered. An understanding of the role of measurement in evaluation, diagnosis, selection and placement is included. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Frey, Bruce
M 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 246 - LAWRENCE
3 16160
EPSY 740 Counseling and Interviewing Skills
An experiential and performance based course having three major objectives: 1) the acquisition of basic counseling skills and strategies by means of microcounseling training; 2) learning to use these skills effectively and appropriately in a simulated counseling session; 3) the students' understanding of their personal characteristics and how these characteristics relate to functioning as an effective helping professional. This course should normally be taken at the earliest possible time in the student's program. Open to counseling majors. Non-majors may be admitted only by permission of the instructor, if space permits. Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Mikinski, Tamara
Th 01:30-04:20 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
3 15095
EPSY 742 Counseling Theory and Techniques
An introductory examination of several major theories of counseling and therapy including psychodynamic views, person-centered, behavioral, and cognitive-behavioral approaches. Attention given to research reviews and factors various theories have in common. Designed for graduate students in counseling psychology or allied fields. Prerequisite: Graduate student status or permission of the instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Kerr, Barbara
M 09:00-11:50 AM JRP 203 - LAWRENCE
3 15096
EPSY 760 Ethics, Law, and Professional Issues in School Psychology
This course is intended to introduce the student to a) ethical principles, standards, and issues in the profession of psychology; b) legal issues involved in the practice of school psychology; c) problem-solving models to solve ethical and ethical-legal dilemmas; d) roles and functions of a school psychologist; and e) current topics in the field of school psychology. Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 770 Developmental Psychopathology: Diagnosis, Intervention, and Prevention
Foundations of child and adolescent psychopathology from a developmental and educational perspective. Classification, assessment, and etiology of clinical disorders. Examination of risk and protective factors associated with these various disorders. Coverage of empirically-based intervention strategies and prevention programs. Graduate student standing. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Lowe, Patricia
Th 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
3 14442
EPSY 790 Research and Evaluation Proposal Development
A course for students designing a research or evaluation proposal leading to data collection. Specific topics considered include formulating a problem for study, reviewing the literature, and selecting appropriate research and evaluation designs, instrumentation, and data analysis issues. The goal of the course is to aid students in the preparation of research proposals at the master's level. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 797 Independent Readings and Research in: _____
Opportunity for students to participate in supervised reading and research in special topics of interest (for which regularly scheduled courses are not given). Topics and credit are arranged by advisement: May not be used to substitute for regularly scheduled course offerings. Intended for students with appropriate undergraduate or graduate preparation but without extensive graduate course background in the area of proposed study. (Students with extensive graduate work should enroll in EPSY 997; undergraduate students may enroll in EPSY 497.) Graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis. RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25758
RSH Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25759
RSH Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 18922
RSH Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16327
RSH Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16328
RSH Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16329
RSH Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16330
RSH Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16650
RSH Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16335
RSH Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16331
RSH Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16651
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16332
RSH Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16333
RSH Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16334
RSH Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25760
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16336
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16337
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25761
RSH Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25762
EPSY 798 Special Course: _____
A special course of study to meet current needs of education professionals--primarily for graduate students. Course is graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Niileksela, Christopher
Tu 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
1-5 17484
EPSY 800 Development during Youth and Adulthood
An examination from a life-span perspective of major issues affecting changes after adolescence. Topics include intelligence, identity, intimacy, the role of work, and moral concepts. Theoretical issues, research findings, and educational and social policy implications will be examined. Students will prepare papers on significant issues in the field and survey extensively the research and theoretical literature. Prerequisite: Prior enrollment in a course on naturalistic or experimental research methods. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 801 Advanced Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics for Educational and Social Scientists
Mathematical statistics and their mathematical underpinnings are presented in a condensed and accessible manner with details on how they function as parts of commonly used statistical models. Mathematical topics include advanced algebra, differentiation, multiple integration, numerical series, matrix algebra, and matrix calculus. Statistical topics include probability, random variables, probability density/mass functions, algebra of expectations and variances, sampling, asymptotics, and general families of distributions. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 or equivalent or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 803 Computer Applications for Statistical Analyses
Computer applications for a variety of statistical techniques. Emphasis may be with applications on microcomputers and/or mainframe. Prerequisite: EPSY 810 or EPSY 811 or equivalent course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 805 Individual Intelligence Testing
Supervised experience in the administration, scoring, and interpretation of the major individual intelligence tests for children, adolescents, and adults. Other areas to be covered in this course will include models of intelligence and factors influencing intelligence; measurement characteristics of instruments used to assess cognitive abilities; ethical and legal issues in the use of intelligence tests; and the use of cognitive assessments for identification and diagnosis. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Reynolds, Matthew
W 09:00-11:50 AM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
1-3 17929
EPSY 806 Issues in Human Growth and Development
An overview and analysis of selected issues in the field of human growth and development. The focus will be on current issues of a theoretical and methodological nature that affect the field of developmental psychology and applications to social and educational settings. Prerequisite: Prior completion of a course in developmental psychology. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 807 Theories and Research in Human Learning
An overview of important models, principles and research findings related to the learning process. Attention is given to theories of learning and information processing which attempt to explain perceptual behavior, verbal learning and memory and social learning processes. Emphasis is placed on student development of research proposals in the area of human learning and achievement. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Patterson, Meagan
M 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 29779
LEC Patterson, Meagan
W 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
3 22074
EPSY 810 Regression and ANOVA: General Linear Models
Analysis of variance and regression models are presented under a unified framework. Multiple correlation/regression techniques, including polynomials, analysis of interactions, ANOVA using dummy coding, planned and post hoc comparisons, multiway ANOVA, orthogonal and non-orthogonal analysis of variance, analysis of covariance. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 or equivalent course. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Peyton, Vicki
Tu 01:30-04:00 PM SUM 427 - LAWRENCE
3 16404
EPSY 811 Analysis of Variance
Analysis of variance techniques including one-way ANOVA, planned and post hoc comparisons, multiway ANOVA, repeated measures ANOVA, and mixed designs. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 and EPSY 711. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 812 Meta-Analysis
Statistical methods to summarize results from multiple studies. Prerequisite: EPSY 811. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 814 Nonparametric Statistics
Methods of analysis for nominal and ranked data, multiway contingency table analysis. Prerequisite: EPSY 811. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 816 Evaluating School Programs
Methods and procedures for evaluating educational programs. Attention is given to the development and evaluation of goals and objectives, creation of designs to monitor processes and outcomes, utilization of test and measurement systems for assessing outcomes, establishing evaluation standards and criteria, and application of statistical analyses. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 or equivalent. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 822 Educational Scales, Questionnaires, and Sampling
Development, construction, validation and scaling of noncognitive instruments including questionnaires, surveys, checklists, rating scales and unobtrusive measures. The sampling methodology is emphasized. Item construction and analysis and the development of subscales are stressed. Prerequisite: EPSY 720 or EPSY 725 and EPSY 710. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Poggio, John
M 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
3 21455
EPSY 830 Individual and Group Assessment
A consideration of basic concepts pertaining to selection and interpretation of both standardized and non-standardized assessment procedures and devices with attention given to communicating assessment information within the context of the counseling relationship. Prerequisite: EPSY 725 or comparable undergraduate principles of measurement course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 835 Clinical Techniques in Academic Assessment and Intervention
Students will learn techniques of formal and informal assessment of academic skills in school-aged students. In addition, students will learn consultation and intervention approaches and strategies for use with students who have academic delays. This course has a field-based practicum component. Prerequisite: Graduate student standing in the School Psychology program and permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 840 Guidance and Counseling in the Public Schools
This course is designed to provide information about the organization and administration of guidance and counseling programs in the public schools. Non-majors wishing to know more about the role of the counselor can be admitted with approval of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 842 Counseling Practicum (Elementary, Secondary, Counseling Psychology)
This course is taken as one of the last courses in the master's degree counseling program. The primary purpose of the course is for the student to develop individual counseling skills while functioning in a counseling setting. In addition to individual skills, students are also encouraged to participate in group counseling and other counseling related activities within the particular counseling setting. Students enroll in practicum for the level most closely related to their professional goals, i.e., elementary, secondary, counseling psychology. Graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. Prerequisite: EPSY 740, EPSY 742, and EPSY 880, and prior or concurrent enrollment in EPSY 830, EPSY 840, EPSY 844, and EPSY 846. Pre-enrollment with practicum coordinator. Students currently on academic probation will not be allowed to enroll in practicum. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Bast, Kristen
W 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
6 15815
LEC Bast, Kristen
Tu 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
6 18456
EPSY 844 Theory of Group Counseling
Focuses on issues in group counseling. Topics covered are types of groups, theoretical orientation of groups, stages of group development, group leadership, selection of members, ethical issues, and effectiveness of groups. Prerequisite: Students must be admitted to the Program in Counseling Psychology. Nonmajors must have prior written consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rasmussen, Heather
M 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 146 - LAWRENCE
3 16744
EPSY 845 Substance Abuse Counseling
The aim of this course is to provide advanced training in the area of substance abuse and substance addictions counseling to graduate students in the helping professions. Topics covered include practical guidelines, specific intervention strategies, treatment principles, legal and ethical responsibilities, and issues within the field. Prerequisite: EPSY 740, EPSY 742. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 846 Career Development
Stresses the importance of career development in education, with an emphasis on developmental life planning. Course includes topics such as delivery systems, utility of career development theory, sexism and racism in career development and counseling, the effects of sex role socialization, nature of the world of work, evaluation of career information, use of career information in individual and group counseling, and the role of empirical research in career development theory and practice. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Krieshok, Tom
W 01:30-04:20 PM JRP 201 - LAWRENCE
3 13378
EPSY 850 Human Relationship Skills in the Classroom
The purpose of this course is to provide educators with an awareness and skill training in basic human relationship/communication skills. The course is focused on skills that provide educators with effective communication skills for working with students, educators, and parents. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 855 Psychoeducational Clinic I: Assessment, Consultation, and Intervention
This is a practical course where students apply previous learning and gain experience in assessment and intervention with children, families, and school consultation. Team collaboration, peer review, and case conferences are essential elements of this course. Students work with clients in the on campus learning center under supervision. Topical seminars also are included throughout the semester. Prerequisite: Graduate student standing in the School Psychology program and permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Niileksela, Christopher
W 01:00-03:50 PM JRP 130D - LAWRENCE
3 13379
EPSY 860 Assessment of Behavior Problems and Personality
The purpose of this course is to examine appropriate assessment techniques for the evaluation of behavior problems. Interview procedures, behavioral observation strategies, behavior rating scales and checklists, self-report inventories, and rational theoretical techniques will be introduced. The intent is to place these assessment approaches in their theoretical contexts and to discuss how they could be used by pupil personnel specialists to understand the problem behavior and plan interventions to enhance students' personal adjustment and achievement in the classroom. Prerequisite: EPSY 770, graduate standing in the School of Psychology program, or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 865 Psychoeducational Clinic 2: Assessment, Consultation, and Intervention
A continuation of School Psychology Clinic I where students will be performing the same activities at a higher level of autonomy and independence. Prerequisite: Graduate student standing in the School Psychology program, EPSY 855, and permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 870 Quantitative Methods for Research in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
This course addresses the conceptual basis of statistical analysis with an emphasis on applied data analysis. The use of descriptive statistics, distributions, graphic displays, hypothesis testing, group comparison, and analyses of relationships among variables to explore research questions in education will be covered. This course is designed specifically for Ed.D. students in the School of Education. Students in other degree programs may not enroll. Prerequisite: This course is open only to Ed.D. students in the School of Education. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 871 Crisis and Disaster Counseling
This course provides advanced training in Crisis and Disaster Counseling to graduate students in the helping professions, providing students with the foundation, knowledge, and skills to effectively help those in crisis. Practical guidelines, specific intervention strategies, treatment principles, legal and ethical responsibilities, and self-care regarding crisis work will be discussed and integrated. Prerequisite: EPSY 740 and EPSY 742; or consent from instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 875 Understanding Cultural & Individual Differences in Professional Psychology
Examines the role of culture in human behavior and its influence in counseling theories, practice, and research. The course will assist students develop multicultural awareness, understanding, and skills in working with people from diverse racial, social, cultural, and individual backgrounds. The course will provide opportunities for self examination of cultural assumptions/values in order to develop multicultural competence. Prerequisite: EPSY 742 or equivalent. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 880 Ethical and Legal Issues in Psychology and Counseling
An examination of legal, ethical, and professional standards and issues affecting the practice of professional psychology. Topics include legislative regulation of professional psychology, ethical standards and codes of conduct for psychology and related mental health professions, standards of professional practice, and issue of practice liability and risk management. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 882 History and Systems of Psychology
A historical survey of the evolution of concepts, theories, and systems of thought in psychology with an emphasis on their relationship to contemporary issues in psychological theory, research, and practice. Prerequisite: Graduate standing in EPSY or consent of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 885 Projective Assessment
The major goal of the course is to integrate information about a person from one or more projective tests into a useful summary. The projective assessment instruments to be used include the Rorschach (using the Exner system of scoring and interpretation), the Thematic Apperception Test, and projective drawings (e.g., Draw-A-Person test). Prerequisite: At least one graduate-level course in measurement and one graduate course in assessment plus consent of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 888 Evidence Based Practice in Counseling Psychology
This course is an introduction to the skills involved in a small number of Evidence Based Treatments, in the context of understanding their place in the pursuit of Evidence Based Practice. The course includes readings, videos, and discussion of the treatments, with a heavy experiential component of role plays and reviews on video through the Center for Psychoeducational Services. The emphasis is on developing initial skills in the selected treatments. Prerequisite: Graduate student in Counseling Psychology or permission of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 890 Diagnosis and Psychopathology
An examination of psychological disorders from a counseling psychology perspective that emphasizes strengths. The course will cover the current version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM), as well as alternative taxonomies, exploring personality as it ranges from normal personality styles to personality disorders, and the full range of mental disorders. The emphasis is on identifying and assessing these phenomena and understanding behavioral and possible treatment implications. Prerequisite: Degree seeking status in Counseling Psychology or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 893 Internship in School Counseling
Two consecutive enrollments covering a period of one academic year. During this time the student prepares a portfolio of skills competencies, classroom guidance programs presented, and other experiences appropriate to the student's school level. Supervision will be conducted on an individual basis and will include a minimum of two site visits per semester. Prerequisite: Must have school counseling position and a completed Masters degree from K.U. in School Counseling. INT.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 895 Field Experience in: _____
Supervised and directed experiences in selected educational or mental health settings. The campus-based instructor will schedule regular observations of the field experience and conferences with the student. Written summaries and evaluations of the field experiences will be prepared independently by the student, a representative of the cooperating agency, and the campus-based instructor. Open only to advanced students. Field experience credit in any one semester may not exceed five hours, and total credit in this and additional field experience enrollments may not exceed eight hours. Graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. Prerequisite: EPSY 842 and consent of the practicum coordinator. FLD.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17555
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25816
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18923
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17556
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17557
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17558
FLD Rasmussen, Heather
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 22725
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17559
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25817
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18924
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17560
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17561
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17562
EPSY 896 Seminar in: _____
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Hansen, David
Th 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 650 - LAWRENCE
1-3 22078
EPSY 897 Independent Study
Graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis. Prerequisite: Consent of advisor and instructor. RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17629
RSH Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25818
RSH Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 18925
RSH Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13380
RSH Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16653
RSH Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13382
RSH Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15699
RSH Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16654
RSH Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13383
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13384
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13381
RSH Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14759
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 26671
RSH Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16655
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14796
RSH Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13385
RSH Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17252
RSH Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15339
RSH Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25824
EPSY 898 Master's Project
Prerequisite: Prior or concurrent enrollment in EPSY 710, EPSY 715, or EPSY 790. RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25825
RSH Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25826
RSH Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 18926
RSH Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14633
RSH Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13386
RSH Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15700
RSH Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KUEC APPT - EDWARDS
1-4 14459
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13387
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14634
RSH Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15686
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21340
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14797
RSH Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13388
RSH Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15695
EPSY 899 Master's Thesis
Prerequisite: Prior or concurrent enrollment in EPSY 710. THE.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 25827
THE Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 25828
THE Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 18927
THE Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13389
THE Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 16656
THE Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13391
THE Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 15701
THE Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 16657
THE Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13392
THE Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13393
THE Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13390
THE Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 15687
THE Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 25831
THE Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 16658
THE Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 14798
THE Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 13394
THE Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 25832
THE Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 15210
THE Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 26932
EPSY 900 Legal, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Professional Psychology
This proseminar is designed to examine the major legal and ethical principles and areas of concern that affect professional psychology. The course will also examine the historical development of professional psychology and current issues that affect the future direction of research and practice. Prerequisite: Doctoral status in counseling, clinical, clinical child, or school psychology, or consent of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 901 Research Practicum in: _____
This course is designed to give students experience in conducting research. It is expected that students will take this course for at least two consecutive semesters. (This course fulfills the requirement by the School of Education for a two semester, research practicum course.) Prerequisite: Doctoral student status in a program in the Department of Educational Psychology. RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25834
RSH Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 23135
RSH Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 18928
RSH Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 15349
RSH Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 13395
RSH Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 14629
RSH Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16659
RSH Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16660
RSH Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 16661
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 15691
RSH Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 13396
RSH Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 15696
RSH Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 25835
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 13397
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 14628
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 20614
RSH Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 20618
EPSY 902 Research Methodology in Education
An examination and study of the problems and procedures which relate to the validity of research methods. Emphasis will be placed on reading the current literature on research methodology. Students are required to develop a research proposal. Prerequisite: EPSY 811 and EPSY 720 or EPSY 725. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Frey, Bruce
Tu 04:30-07:00 PM JRP 147 - LAWRENCE
3 13398
EPSY 905 Multivariate Analysis
Multivariate analysis of variance, discriminant analysis, logistic regression, and exploratory factor analysis. Prerequisite: EPSY 810, EPSY 811 and experience with a statistical software package. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 906 Latent Trait Measurement and Structural Equation Models
Contemporary measurement theory and latent variable models for scale construction and evaluation, including confirmatory factor analysis, item response modeling, diagnostic classification models, and structural equation modeling. (Same as CLDP 948.) Prerequisite: EPSY 905 and instructor permission. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Templin, Jonathan
TuTh 12:00-01:15 PM JRP 650 - LAWRENCE
3 25836
EPSY 907 The Psychology of Instruction and Human Learning
A study of research and theory in the areas of cognitive learning and of instruction, including such topics as motivation, problem solving, discovery learning, conceptualization, theory construction and task analysis. Emphasis placed on independent learning experiences and field-based experimentation with pilot study. Prerequisite: EPSY 807 and EPSY 715 or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 908 Structural Equation Modeling II
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to advanced topics in Structural Equation Modeling. Topics to be covered include multi-level models, latent growth models, mixture models and approaches to handling missing and/or non-normal data. Students will be exposed to the various statistical software programs and will be expected to become proficient in utilizing EQS. Prerequisite: EPSY 906 or equivalent course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 910 Practicum in School Psychology
Supervised practice in the application of psychological theory of educational problems. Includes work useful with exceptional children as well as experience in the application of such areas as mental hygiene and learning theory to problems involving the total school population. (Same as SPED 801.) Prerequisite: Permission of advisor and instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Niileksela, Christopher
M 04:30-07:20 PM JRP 130D - LAWRENCE
3 13399
EPSY 911 Advanced Practicum in School Psychology
A continuation of EPSY 910 with special emphasis on remedial techniques associated with learning difficulties. (Same as SPED 802.) Prerequisite: EPSY 910 and permission of advisor and instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 914 Generalized Linear Mixed Models
In this course, contemporary methods for the analysis of data that are not normally distributed are presented. Generalized linear mixed models are linear models that map independent or predictor variables onto any type of outcome space of dependent variables. Such models involve the choice of distribution for the dependent variables and a link function to map predictors onto key parameters of the dependent variables distributions. Topics include logistic regression, nominal distributions, count distributions, and distributions for censored, skewed, or otherwise irregular continuous data. Random effects or latent variables are included for each type of model. Prerequisite: EPSY 905 or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 916 Educational Evaluation: Theory and Practice
The course will treat an intensive critical study of various views of evaluation as it exists opposite the experimental research process, emphasizing the operational definitions of objectives, existing models, taxonomies, and structure, and goals and methods of obtaining and summarizing evaluation data. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 and EPSY 816 or equivalents or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 918 Seminar in Current Issues in Counseling Psychology
An examination of selected current issues in counseling psychology. Prerequisite: Doctoral student status in a program in the Department of Educational Psychology. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Mikinski, Tamara
Th 12:00-01:20 PM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
1 20080
EPSY 921 Theory and Applications of Educational Measurement
Application of theory including classical theories of reliability and validity, latent-trait theories, item sampling, and factor analysis to problems in educational test development and use in areas such as evaluation, research, placement, and selection. Prerequisite: EPSY 725 and EPSY 811. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 922 Item Response Theory
Theoretical foundations and practical applications of item response theory in educational measurement. Prerequisite: EPSY 921. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Skorupski, William
Th 01:30-04:20 PM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 25837
EPSY 923 Advanced Theory and Applications of Item Response Theory
This course is designed to acquaint students with knowledge of advanced theory and applications in the field of item response theory (IRT). Topics to be covered include: advanced IRT models for dichotomous and polytomous, multidimensional, rater effects, and testlet-based item response data, estimation of parameters for these models and related software, and goodness of fit tests. The course will also focus on some advanced applications using these models, including test development, test score equating, differential item functioning, scoring and score reporting, Monte Carlo simulation studies, and innovative test designs. Prerequisite: EPSY 922 or equivalent course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 925 Computer Programming and Applications for Educational Research, Measurement and Statistics
The purpose of this course is to provide advanced students in the areas of educational research, psychometrics, and statistics with techniques for computer programming, analysis, and carrying out research using computer simulations. The topics covered are: Programming with Fortran languages, data manipulation and management, analysis, simulation of data according to statistical and psychometric models, numerical techniques for matrix operations, sampling from distributions, solutions for non-linear equations, and Markov-Chain Monte-Carlo techniques. There are no prerequisites for this course, but those students who have coursework through the multivariate statistics level will benefit most from this course. Other suggested courses include those related to psychological and educational measurement, classical test theory, item response theory, and research methods. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 926 Hierarchical Linear Modeling
This course provides students with an introductory background in the basic principles and applications of hierarchical linear modeling (HLM). The course will review both the conceptual issues and methodological issues in using hierarchical linear modeling by working step-by-step with real data sets. Prerequisite: EPSY 810 Regression Analysis (formerly EPSY 904). LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 931 Computer-Based Testing
Computer-based testing holds the promise of increasing test validity and reliability while reducing the logistical problems associated with large-scale assessment. This seminar will provide an overview of what we have learned about administering tests on computer between the 1960s and today. The focus will be on measurement issues, but depending on class interest topics will vary. A prior course in item response theory is desirable but not required. Prerequisite: EPSY 725 or equivalent course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 932 Diagnostic Testing
There is a great demand for more useful, more actionable test scores. Traditional large-scale group administered tests do not provide this kind of information due to low reliabilities of, or high inter-correlations among, sub-scores. This course will explore approaches used by individually administered tests to provide diagnostic information, new psychometric models that hold promise of providing better diagnostic information, and implications for test design. A primary focus will be on how psychometric models can be used with diagnostic subscores that are more reliable and less correlated than traditional approaches. Prerequisite: PRE 922 or equivalent course. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 940 Advanced Studies in Educational Psychology and Research
A course designed to offer a comprehensive view of the field of educational psychology and research. The course will treat a series of thematic areas with a focus on latest developments and emerging theories in learning, development and quantitative methods. Intended for post-master's level students. Prerequisite: Prior graduate level course work in development, learning, measurement, and statistics. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 941 Bayesian Statistics
The purpose of this course is to acquaint advanced quantitative students with the fundamentals of Bayesian data analysis. The goals of the class are to introduce Bayesian inference, starting from the philosophical perspective, and provide methods for implementing Bayesian analysis for a variety of different statistical models. Class time is balanced between theoretical perspectives and practical applications. Topics covered include: a review of basic probability, Bayes' rule, probability distributions, Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) estimation and software for its implementation, and applications of MCMC to a variety of statistical models. Prerequisite: EPSY 905 or equivalent or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Skorupski, William
Tu 01:30-04:20 PM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 24642
EPSY 945 Clinical Supervision and Consultation
This course is designed to provide students with a knowledge foundation of clinical supervision and consultation theories and models, modes/formats of supervision, the supervisory/consulting relationship, legal and ethical considerations in the provision of supervision/consultation, and supervision research issues. Prerequisite: EPSY 948. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Kerr, Barbara
W 01:00-03:50 PM JRP 650 - LAWRENCE
3 25838
EPSY 947 Specialist Research
RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13400
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13401
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13402
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20615
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 18198
RSH Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17634
EPSY 948 Advanced Practicum I
Designed to be the initial advanced practicum for first year doctoral students. Attention is directed to development of a broad range of basic and advanced skills. Graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. Prerequisite: EPSY 842 or equivalent. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Krieshok, Tom
M 08:00-10:50 AM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
3 19504
EPSY 949 Advanced Practicum II
Intensive counseling practice, including group and individual supervision, that may be taken either through Counseling and Psychological Services or an approved site outside of the university. Focus is on the acquisition and demonstration of advanced counseling skills. Two consecutive semesters (Fall, Spring) of enrollment are required of doctoral students. Responsibility to the site is for a continuous nine months, with fall semester responsibilities ending on the first day of spring semester classes. A grade of incomplete will be granted at the end of the regular fall grading period, with the regular fall grade being granted after completion of fall semester responsibilities. Graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of EPSY 948 and prior or concurrent enrollment in EPSY 951. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rasmussen, Heather
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
3 21055
EPSY 950 Cognitive Theory and Strategies in Counseling Psychology
An examination of historical and contemporary cognitive theories and strategies used in the practice of counseling psychology. Consideration of theoretical positions and issues, research functions, assessment strategies, and application of techniques. Prerequisite: EPSY doctoral student status or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 951 Psychodiagnostic Assessment
Survey of selected psychodiagnostic instruments currently in use and their administration, scoring, and interpretation. Emphasis will also be placed on the use of the clinical interview as an assessment tool, case conceptualization/diagnosis, and integrative report writing. Prerequisite: Completion of EPSY 830 and degree-seeking status in Counseling Psychology or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Cole, Brian
M 01:30-04:20 PM JRP 620 - LAWRENCE
3 20169
EPSY 952 Advanced Counseling Theory and Research
An advanced treatment of theory, research, and practice issues central to Counseling Psychology. Topics include theoretical and research paradigms in Counseling Psychology; the relationship of theory and research to practice; and evidence on factors influencing counseling processes and outcomes. Prerequisite: Counseling Psychology doctoral student status or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 953 Interactional Perspectives on Counseling and Personality
A study of personality and therapeutic change from systems, interactional, and communications perspectives, with implications for research and assessment in counseling. Designed for graduate students at the specialist and doctoral levels. Prerequisite: Counseling Psychology doctoral student status or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 954 Vocational Psychology
A survey of the major career development theories in counseling psychology. Models and methods of career counseling will be reviewed and integrated from the different theoretical perspectives. The empirical support of each theory and needed research will be identified. The course will include presentation of theories of career development and their specific applicability in counseling. The career development of special groups (women, the culturally different, non-whites) will be studied as well as alternative methods of delivery in career development and counseling. Prerequisite: Completion of EPSY 846 or equivalent, and Ph.D. degree-seeking status in Counseling Psychology or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 955 Research Methods in Counseling Psychology
This course is a foundational course in research methods and design in counseling psychology. The course covers (a) design type and threats to design validity, (b) the formulation of research problems, (c) research instrumentaion/measures, (d) data analytic methods, (e) interpreting data, and (f) ethical issues, research integrity, and the responsible conduct of research. Prerequisite: EPSY 710 and EPSY 711 or equivalent. Doctoral student in Counseling Psychology or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 956 Theory of Couples and Family Counseling
A survey of contemporary systems of couples and family counseling. Consideration of couple and family function/dysfunction, theoretical models of family interaction, models of counseling practice and methods, and research on couples and family counseling. Prerequisite: Degree-seeking status in Counseling Psychology or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 960 Assessment of Infants, Toddlers, and Young Children
The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to the assessment of various domains related to the development of infants, toddlers, and young children. The student will learn how to use formal and informal assessment techniques for screening, diagnostic, educational planning, and educational evaluation purposes. An emphasis will be placed on the linkage between assessment and intervention. This course is designed for students in the applied psychology fields (i.e., school psychology, counseling psychology, clinical child psychology, and clinical psychology). Prerequisite: EPSY 705, EPSY 725, EPSY 805 and permission from the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 965 Foundations of Psychoeducational Consultation
This is the first of a two semester sequence of courses on school-based consultation. The course is a combination lecture-laboratory experience that introduces the student to the literature, theory, and techniques of consultation. Prerequisite: Approval of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 970 Counseling with Adults
This course will focus on the utilization and integration of adult life span theory and issues with counseling theory and practice. Particular attention is given to the adaptation of counseling practices to the developmental concerns of adult male and female clients. Additional emphasis is given to encouraging research projects related to the adult lifespan and effective counseling practices. Prerequisite: Graduate student status as an advanced master's student or doctoral student in the Program in Counseling Psychology or written permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 975 Therapeutic Intervention: Home and School
The course includes a review of literature and theory as well as supervised practice. Therapeutic intervention is broadly conceived, including individual and group counseling, and parent and teacher consultation. The importance of the family-school relationship is stressed. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor and completion of course on counseling. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Lowe, Patricia
W 09:30-12:20 PM JRP 650 - LAWRENCE
3 17253
EPSY 980 Advanced Topics: _____
A special course of study to meet current need of education professionals--primarily for post-master's level students. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Kingston, Neal
M 01:30-04:00 PM JRP 622 - LAWRENCE
1-3 25839
EPSY 990 Internship in Counseling Psychology
Three consecutive enrollments, covering a minimum of eleven months of experience in an approved counseling psychology field setting. Supervision and directed experiences coordinated by the student's adviser, the program training director, and internship setting supervisors. Required of all counseling psychology doctoral students. Prerequisite: Doctoral degree-seeking status in counseling psychology, completion of Ph.D. comprehensive examinations, and consent of counseling psychology faculty. INT.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 29535
EPSY 991 Ed.S
This course has two components: 1) a supervised experience as a practicing school psychologist, and 2) a group supervision class emphasizing case presentations and other integrative practice elements. The student functions as a provisionally certified school psychologist. Prerequisite: Completion of Ed.S. degree. INT.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 23248
EPSY 992 Ph.D
This is a one year, supervised experience in an approved setting. The structure and content of the experience follows guidelines of several professional organizations including The American Psychological Association and the National Association of School Psychologists. Prerequisite: Approval of School Psychology committee. INT.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-2 24904
EPSY 995 Field Experience in: _____
Supervised and directed experiences in selected educational settings. The advisor will schedule regular observations of the field experience and conferences with the student. Written summaries and evaluations of the field experiences will be prepared independently by the student, a representative of the cooperating agency, and the advisor. Open only to advanced students. Field experience credit in any one semester may not exceed five hours, and total credit may not exceed eight hours. FLD.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25934
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25840
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18929
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18035
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13405
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18036
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17630
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25841
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18930
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15702
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13403
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18037
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17631
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25842
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18931
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17023
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13404
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17477
FLD Rasmussen, Heather
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 22730
FLD Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16669
FLD Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16670
FLD Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16673
FLD Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15692
FLD Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15697
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17632
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25843
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18932
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18038
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18039
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18040
FLD Bellinger, Skylar
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14631
EPSY 996 College Teaching Experience in: _____
To meet the college teaching experience requirement for doctoral programs, a student shall engage in a semester long, planned, instructional activity that shall include college classroom teaching under supervision. Planning shall be done with the advisor and/or member of the faculty who will supervise the experience. The activity shall be done under the supervision of a member of the University of Kansas faculty or by an individual or individuals designated by the candidate's committee. FLD.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
FLD Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17622
FLD Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25928
FLD Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 18933
FLD Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15703
FLD Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13409
FLD Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13406
FLD Rasmussen, Heather
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25929
FLD Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13408
FLD Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16674
FLD Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13407
FLD Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16676
FLD Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16678
FLD Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14426
FLD Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13411
FLD Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15323
FLD Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25927
FLD Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 13410
FLD Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14630
FLD Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 25926
FLD Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17623
EPSY 997 Individual Study
Prerequisite: Prior graduate course work in the area of study and consent of instructor. Course is graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. RSH.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 18264
RSH Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25930
RSH Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 18934
RSH Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13412
RSH Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16679
RSH Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13413
RSH Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15704
RSH Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16680
RSH Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13414
RSH Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13415
RSH Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13416
RSH Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15688
RSH Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25931
RSH Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16681
RSH Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15693
RSH Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 13417
RSH Rasmussen, Heather
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 25932
RSH Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17254
RSH Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15340
RSH Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21623
EPSY 998 Seminar in: _____
Course is graded on a satisfactory/fail basis. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

EPSY 999 Doctoral Dissertation
THE.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Bast, Kristen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 25933
THE Cole, Brian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 14632
THE Duan, Changming
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 18935
THE Frey, Bruce
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13418
THE Hansen, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 16684
THE Harrington, Robert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13420
THE Kerr, Barbara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 15705
THE Kingston, Neal
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 16685
THE Krieshok, Tom
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13421
THE Lee, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13422
THE Lowe, Patricia
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13419
THE Mikinski, Tamara
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 15689
THE Niileksela, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 22773
THE Patterson, Meagan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 16686
THE Peyton, Vicki
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 15217
THE Poggio, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 13423
THE Reynolds, Matthew
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 17256
THE Skorupski, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 15211
THE Templin, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-15 22800

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