Nov 27, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

PSYC 1450 - Introduction to Psychology: Health and Behavior


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This course is a general overview of the science of psychology. This course will analyze the different methods of psychological research, the diverse theoretical perspectives, and research that has shaped contemporary understanding of human behavior. This foundational course examines our understanding of human learning, cognition, and behavior.  Additionally, attention will be devoted to a discussion of how health psychology can function in shaping health care policy and examine the research methods used by health psychologists. Students will be able to use their knowledge and skills gained in this course in their future health care practice.