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Social psychologists attempt to understand how human behavior is influenced by the presence, or imagined presence, of others. Why do we conform, and how do we persuade? What are stereotypes, and how do they influence our behavior? This course will discuss these and a variety of other questions that intrigue social psychologists, as well as the methods used to study these questions scientifically.
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5353 - NPSY 0301 A
  • Jassin, Kate
Jan 21 - May 05
On Campus
Tuesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
Using a multitheoretical model of psychopathol- ogy, this course will survey contemporary and historical conceptions of mental disorders. We introduce current classification systems of mental disorders and consider their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 6708 - NPSY 0501 A
  • Chavez, Jessica
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
Evolutionary theory suggests that the behavior of animals, including humans, is shaped by biological drives like survival and reproduction. These drives influence the way we interact on both the personal and the cultural levels. In addition, culture itself has imperatives that exert pressures on human behavior. Evolutionary psychology looks at how the culture we live in can be as much of an factor in human developmen...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 6712 - NPSY 0870 A
  • Turner, Gina
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
Personality can be understood through a variety of theoretical perspectives, including psychoanalytic, trait-based, biological, behavioral, cognitive, and humanistic approaches. This course provides a survey of these perspectives and their supporting research and introduces various approaches to the assessment of personality in clinical and organizational settings. The class also examines personality disorders, inclu...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 6715 - NPSY 0401 A
  • Odom, Anna
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
How do people grow and change through life, from conception to death? This course introduces the field of human developmental psychology. Topics addressed include the characteristics and capacities of the human infant, infant-parent attachment and interaction, cognitive development, control of emotions, social cognition, family and peer relationships, moral development, and aging. We consider both biological and cult...
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 3811 - NPSY 0256 A
  • Mindolovich, Catherine
Jan 22 - May 06
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2020
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