History and Systems in Psychology

Fall 2013 quarter

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Introductory psychology
The purpose of this course is to provide an overall view of the emergence of psychology as a field, its historical roots, its evolution within a broader sociocultural context, and philosophical currents running throughout this evolution. Attention will be paid to the interaction of theory development and the social milieu, the cultural biases within theory, and the effect of personal history on theoretical claims. This course is a core course, required for pursuit of graduate studies in psychology.

Program Details

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in

psychology, social work, counseling

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Evening

Advertised schedule: 6-10p Mon


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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning

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Registration Information

Credits: 4 (Fall)

Class standing: Sophomore–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 24


Course Reference Number

So - Sr (4 credits): 10017

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