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PSYC211

Psychology of Personality

Subject code

PSYC

Course Number

211

Department(s)

Instructor(s)

K. Low

Course Long Title

Psychology of Personality

Description

This course introduces the fundamentals of personality psychology. Topics include a variety of personality theories, the trait debate, physiological factors that may shape personality, assessment of personality and approaches to personality research, and personality over the life-course. Readings include Freud, Erikson, Rogers, and research articles on abnormal psychology and personality. Prerequisite(s): PSYC 101.

Modes of Inquiry

Historical and Social Inquiry [HS]

Writing Credit

No writing credit

GEC This Course Belongs To

-

Offering Frequency

Normally offered every year