PSYCH 5601: Comparative Psychology

August 7, 2017

Research on animal behavior by psychologists and ethologists; behavioral differences between species; emphasis on evolutionary and adaptive significance of the mechanisms underlying behavior. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220, 2300, and 3313; or Grad standing.

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

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy


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