Student conduct independent research in the Psychology Department by enrolling in PSY450. You should get approval from a faculty member you plan to work with before you enroll. You and your faculty mentor should work out a general plan including what products are expected in exchange for your credit.
Normally you can receive 1 credit for working on a project the faculty member directs. For 3 or more hours you are expected to have ownership of your project and present the results.
450 students are expected to meet weekly with their faculty mentor.