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PS 290 Overview

This course explores the influence of social and cultural factors on individual behavior. It provides an overview of classic and contemporary theories in social psychology. Course topics include: social perception, attitude-behavior consistency, conformity and obedience, group dynamics, and prejudice and aggression. Studying the relationship between the individual and society affords a commingling of psychological and sociological perspectives. This course is also listed under SC 202. Prerequisite: Students majoring or minoring in psychology must take PS 101 before taking this course..

  • 3.00 Credits
  • PS

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Social Psychology - 2020 Fall PS290

Stritch.DescriptionLabel: This course explores the influence of social and cultural factors on individual behavior. It provides an overview of classic and contemporary theories in social psychology. Course topics include: social perception, attitude-behavior consistency, conformity and obedience, group dynamics, and prejudice and aggression. Studying the relationship between the individual and society affords a commingling of psychological and sociological perspectives. This course is also listed under SC 202.

Course Code:
PS 290 A

8/24/2020 - 12/13/2020

M, W 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM

Online