History and Systems in Psychology

Fall 2016 quarter

Taught by

psychology
  • UG

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

psychology

Quarters

Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location

Olympia

Time Offered

Evening

Advertised Schedule

Tuesdays, 6-10 pm. First meeting Tuesday, Sept 27, 6pm, Seminar 2 A3107.

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning