An in-depth examination of controversial issues of concern to the study of the psychology of women and gender. In the first half of the course, we will discuss current research on these topics. In the second half of the course, students will have the opportunity design and execute original research in an area of their choice. Topics might include women in leadership, math and science, and media and self-objectification, but will be driven by student interest. Prerequisites: PSY 100, PSY 202. Enrollment limited to 25.