Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University
Undergraduate

Psychology 3530


Theories of Personality

Major theoretical and research orientations in the study of normal and abnormal personality development, with a focus on personality processes.

 

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites:

Psych 1100 or 1100H



Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

 

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology

 

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry

 

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Apply ethical standards to evaluate psychological science & practice
  • Build & enhance personal relationships

 

Communication

  • Demonstrate effective writing for different purposes

 

Professional Development

  • Exhibit self-efficacy & self-regulation


Psychology Major:

Core C: Clinical and Developmental Psychology



Psychology Minors:

Core C elective for General Psychology; Elective for Clinical Psychology & Individual Differences, Organization & Performance, Social Psychology and Personality



General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

Additional Notes:

 

 

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