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PSY 340 Social Psychology 3 Credits
This course is an introduction to social psychology, the study of human interaction. Social psychology is concerned with the reciprocal influence between the social environment and people's attitudes and behaviors about themselves and others. This will be a survey course, offering an overview of the important topics that comprise the field of social psychology including: social influences, prosocial behavior, group processes, gender, authority, conformity, attitude formation, aggression, persuasion and propaganda, attraction, stereotypes, and self-esteem. Emphasis will be placed on learning basic theories about human behavior in social contexts, and applying such frameworks and research to real-life settings in politics, education, law, health care, etc.

Last Offered Terms Course Name SU Credit
Spring 2017-2018 Social Psychology 3
Spring 2016-2017 Social Psychology 3
Fall 2016-2017 Social Psychology 3
Spring 2015-2016 Social Psychology 3
Spring 2013-2014 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Spring 2012-2013 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Spring 2011-2012 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Fall 2010-2011 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Spring 2009-2010 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Fall 2008-2009 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3
Spring 2007-2008 Social Psychology (PSY302) 3

Prerequisite: SPS 101 - Undergraduate - Min Grade D
and SPS 102 - Undergraduate - Min Grade D
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ECTS Credit: 6 ECTS / 6 ECTS (for students admitted in the 2013-14 Academic Year or following years)
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