Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University
Undergraduate

Psychology 2311


Psychology of Motivation

A survey of major approaches to motivation and the study of important concepts in motivation, with emphasis on everday application.

 

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

 

Communication

  • Interact effectively with others

 

Professional Development

  • Apply psychological content & skills to career goals
  • Exhibit self-efficacy & self-regulation


Psychology Major:

Elective



Psychology Minors:

Core B elective for General Psychology; Elective for Organization and Performance



General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

Additional Notes:

 

 

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