Courses

Social Psychology

Course Prefix: 
PY
Course Number: 
210
Course Credits: 
3

This course is an introduction to the psychological study of how thoughts, feelings and behaviors of individuals are influenced by group settings. Students will learn social psychological methodology as well as the application of social psychology to historical and current events. The course will explore topics such as aggression, interpersonal attraction, attitude formation and change, conformity and obedience to authority. Prerequisite: PY 201. (Program goals 3, 4, 7, 8, 9)

Social Theory

Course Prefix: 
SO
Course Number: 
410
Course Credits: 
3

Analysis of major historical and contemporary theories and their impact on the discipline of sociology.

Sports Psychology

Course Prefix: 
PY
Course Number: 
235
Course Credits: 
3

This course is an introduction to the psychological study of people and their behavior in sport environments. Emphasis will be on the mental skills associated with high-level performance in sport as well as in other areas of life. The course will address the question, “How can sports participation contribute to a person’s overall psychological health and well-being?” Prerequisite: PY 201. (Program goals 3, 7, 9)

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