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Sociology (SOC)

SOC 003H (GS) Honors Introduction to Social Psychology (3) This is an honors course that enables students to learn, apply, and evaluate basic social psychology concepts, theories, and research.

SOC 003H Honors Introduction to Social Psychology (3)

Social Psychology is the scientific study of human minds and behaviors. It focuses on human development, social interaction between individuals, group influences on individuals, and interaction between groups. Social Psychology is an interdisciplinary area of study that bridges sociology and psychology. However, sociological contributions to this field will be emphasized. This course is especially appropriate for students in the Schreyer Honors College and Paterno Fellows.

General Education: GS
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: Social and Behavioral Science
Effective: Summer 2011

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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