PSI Research – PSY 531

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course offers a survey of paranormal phenomena and theories. Synchronicity, distant viewing, clairvoyance, precognition, and survival of consciousness after death are discussed. The presentation will be based upon current scientific knowledge.

 

COURSE SESSIONS AND TOPICS

This course is divided into ten, one-hour sessions. The introductory session, Parapsychology and Its Critics is presented in both audio and video format to better acquaint the student with the instructor.

Session 1  |  Parapsychology and Its Critics
Session 2  |  How Does ESP Work, Part 1
Session 3  |  How Does ESP Work, Part 2
Session 4  |  Psychokinesis
Session 5  |  Psi Healing
Session 6  |  Survival of Consciousness After Death
Session 7  |  Psionics, Part 1: Practical Application of Psychic Awareness
Session 8  |  Psionics, Part 2: Project PARview
Session 9  |  Science and Pseudoscience, Part 1
Session 10 | Science and Pseudoscience, Part 2

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES FOR THIS COURSE

Outcome 1: Students will be able to describe in writing the
empirical approach as applied to extrasensory perception.

Outcome 2: Students will be able to compare in writing the
tension between the skeptical and spiritualist perspectives.

Outcome 3: Students will be able to identify in writing emerging
scientific theories of extrasensory perception.

Outcome 4: Students will be able to describe in writing the application
of empirical science to psychokinesis and psi healing
(prior to midterm examination)

Outcome 5: Students will be able to describe in writing the application
of empirical science to the question of survival of consciousness after death.

Outcome 6: Students will be able to indentify theoretical perspectives
regarding life after death—particularly those associated with hyperspace.

Outcome 7: Students will be able to explore and describe in writing the
practical applications of psychic awareness, as well as skeptical and
spiritualist perspectives regarding these topics.

Outcome 8: Students will be able to describe in writing the application
of empirical science to associative remote viewing.

Outcome 9: Students will be able to describe and contrast in writing the
arguments, pro and con, concerning the scientific legitimacy of claims
relating to astrology, aura reading, psychic healing, intuitive medical
diagnosis, dowsing and other purported applications of psi abilities.

 

PROFESSOR

Jeffrey Mishlove, Ph.D. – Parapsychology, U.C. Berkeley. Program Dean for UPR Consciousness Studies program. Director, Intuition Network. Author, The Roots of Consciousness, and Thinking Allowed, a book based upon his weekly series on National Public Television.

 

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PURCHASE AUDIO / VIDEO

The lecture series from this course is also available for independent study.
>> Click Here to order these course materials.

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