Dec 11, 2019  
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.