Jul 12, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog

PSY 240 Social Psychology

Prerequisite: PSY 111  
Recommended: PSY 112  
3 credits

This course involves an examination and analysis of environmental influences which underlie, shape and modify individual behavior. The course emphasizes the presentation, evaluation, and application of theories and empirical research in topic areas such as social cognition, group processes, attribution, conformity, attitude formation and change, prejudice, interpersonal behavior (e.g., altruism and aggression), and the influence of gender on social behavior.