PSYCH 4475: The Self

August 7, 2017
Survey of classic and contemporary theory and research on social psychological study of the self; diverse approaches, and various gender, ethnic, and cross-cultural perspectives. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220, 2300, and 2367 prior to SU13, 2367.01, 3325, 3325H, or 3375. Not open to students with credit for 475.
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Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowldge of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Build & enhance personal relationships
  • Adopt values that build community at local, national, & global levels


  • Interact effectively with others

Professional Development

  • Apply psychological content & skills to career goals
  • Develop meaningful professional direction for life after graduation

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