PSYC 205 Theories of Personality • 5 Cr.
Examines assumptions about the nature of humankind. Students focus on psychometric techniques as well as major theories and theorists. Recommended: PSYC& 100.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
Recognize, compare and contrast major theoretical and philosophical perspectives used to explain human nature.
Apply critical thinking to assumptions, claims and common sense ideas.
Demonstrate the application and awareness of the principles of personality to one's life.
Demonstrate the principles of psychological theory to enhance personal learning skills (i.e., testing, writing, oral communication, collaborative learning, etc.
Identify the historical and contemporary contributions of major personality theorists.