PSY 602 (01) - Theories of Personality

Theories of Personality

CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: Psychology-CPSO
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 2 (10/30/2023 - 12/22/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16508
This course examines specific theories of personality for the purpose of explaining normal and abnormal development and behavior. Psychoanalytic, trait, humanistic, existential, cognitive, behavioral, and social learning theories, among others, are reviewed and critiqued based on research evidence. Each theory or theoretical perspective is presented in terms of historical context, basic assumptions, and hypothetical constructs. Students explore behaviors and motivations from the perspective of different personality theories. The application of personality theories in helping-profession contexts is introduced.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Prerequisite(s): PSY 410 or PSY 501G
Equivalent(s): PSY 602G
Mutual Exclusion : PSYC 553
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), HumanBehav&Social Sys (Gen Ed), EUNH
Instructors: JoAnne Shayne

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
10/30/2023 12/22/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE