PSYC 338

The Unconscious and Dreamwork

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 1, 2010 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course covers the history and therapy of, and therapeutic intervention with, the unconscious. It may include such topics as creativity, dreams and dream interpretation.

Learning outcomes


  • Analysis of dreams from a social and cultural perspective will be required.
  • The student can apply these concepts to self and others.
  • The student knows concepts and vocabulary of Dreaming.
  • The student will analyze and interpret alternative explanations for current theories.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum

Goal 5: History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Employ the methods and data that historians and social and behavioral scientists use to investigate the human condition.
  • Examine social institutions and processes across a range of historical periods and cultures.
  • Use and critique alternative explanatory systems or theories.
  • Develop and communicate alternative explanations or solutions for contemporary social issues.

Spring 2021

Section Title Instructor
01 The Unconscious and Dreamwork Tollefson, Ted Course details