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PSYC 301: Psychology of Human Sexuality (Prof. Cari Goetz): Intro

This guide accompanies Dr. Goetz's Human Sexuality writing assignment.

Your Assignment

Find a popular news story or article from the last 12 months that references a research study related to the psychology of human sexuality. This can be from any popular source- a news story, magazine article, etc.

Use the information given in the popular write-up to locate the original research study published in a scholarly journal.

Then you will create a report by answering a series of questions about the popular article and the scholarly article.

Example Alert!

The example article that I use in this guide is from 2014. Make sure your article is from the last 12 months!

Useful Videos

These brief videos will help if you're unfamiliar with the information literacy concepts related to this assignment.