PSY-215 - Theories of Personality

3 credits

This course is an introduction to psychological theory and research on the concept of personality It examines the prominent paradigms in personality theory: psychodynamic, behavioral, cognitive, humanistic and trait theory. Particular emphasis is placed on the determinants and development of personality and current thought regarding the interplay of biological and environmental influences.

Prerequisite(s): PSY-101 ( minimum grade D- ).

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Behavioral and Social Sciences requirements.

Previously known as: PSYC-335