PSYCH 4508: Psychology of Judgment and Decision - Making

August 7, 2017

An overview of current models and empirical research on cognitive processes in human decision-making and judgment under risk or uncertainty. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220 and 2300. Not open to students with credit for 508 or 4508H (508H).

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
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry


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