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9.51 Affective Priming at Short and Extremely Short Exposures, Spring 2003

Example of stimuli used: primes (left), mask (center), target (right).
Example of stimuli used: primes (left), mask (center), target (right). (Images courtesy of Irit Rappley.)

Highlights of this Course

This course is an experimental course in which students perform experiments and present their findings at a scientific conference. The site includes assignments and an extensive reading list in the field of priming, tailored for upperclass undergraduates.

Course Description

This course is an investigation of affective priming and creation of rigorously counterbalanced, fully computerized testing paradigm. Includes background readings, study design, counterbalancing, study execution, data analysis, presentation of poster, and final paper.


Prof. Suzanne Corkin

Course Meeting Times

One session / week
3 hours / session



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