PSYCH 4505: History of Psychology

August 7, 2017
Development of psychology from the 19th century to present status as science and profession. Emphasis on contributions and lives of psychologists. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220 and 2300. Not open to students with credit for 505.
Credit Hours: 
3.0
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Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:


Knowledge Base in Psychology

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

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Apply ethical standards to evaluate psychological science & practice


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