PSYCH 290 - Introduction to the Psychology of Personality
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Enforced Prerequisites:
[PSYCH 111 or 112 or 114 or 115 or 116] AND STATS 350.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introduction to the study of personality &38212; consistencies in people's thoughts, feelings, and behavior over time and across situations. Topics will include personality assessment and development; biological and situational influences on personality; emotion and motivation; identity and the self; personality, gender, and culture; psychological adjustment; and clinical disorders of personality. The course will focus on current empirical research and modern theories of personality.

Evaluation will be based on multiple-choice and short essay exams, brief written assignments, and participation in discussion sections.

PSYCH 290 - Introduction to the Psychology of Personality
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
36897
Open
55
 
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TuTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
36899
Open
8
 
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W 2:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
36901
Open
3
 
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W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
36903
Open
4
 
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Th 10:00AM - 12:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
36905
Open
6
 
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W 12:00PM - 2:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
36911
Open
17
 
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Th 8:00AM - 10:00AM
009 (DIS)
P
36913
Open
17
 
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Tu 5:00PM - 7:00PM
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ISBN: 0073531901
Personality psychology : domains of knowledge about human nature, Author: Randy J. Larsen, David M. Buss., Publisher: McGraw Hill 3rd ed. 2008
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