PS 309 - History of Psychology
(3 cr.) This is a required course for advanced psychology majors. It covers philosophies dating back to ancient Greece. Participants review the history of scientific thought and of brain science. They trace the emergence of the science of psychology and the development of different systems of thought or theoretical perspectives within psychology. Students compare and contrast psychological perspectives in terms of how they have both deepened and limited our understanding. This course is taken in the senior year. Prerequisite: PS 307; As Needed

Fall 2016   |   Spring 2017