History, Systems, and Theories of Psychology

This course explores the theoretical and methodological problems of contemporary psychology-especially clinical psychology-in historical perspective. It provides a broad overview of the development of psychology as an independent discipline and of the various sub-specialties in the field; and it evaluates the significance of new movements and methods by examining intellectual antecedents and underlying assumptions.Prerequisite(s): Junior or Senior status and PSYCH 201.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Psychology
Number: 
PSYCH470-01C
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018
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