Learning Outcomes — Psychology

  • Familiarity with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, and empirical findings in psychology.
  • Respect for and use of critical thinking, skeptical inquiry, and the scientific approach to problem solving.
  • Facility with traditional and computer-based library systems and the Internet in the study of psychology.
  • Effectiveness in oral and written communication.
  • Recognition, understanding, and respect for the complexity of sociocultural and international diversity.
  • Understanding of and ability to use methods of inquiry in psychology, including development of a hypothesis, research design, data collection and analysis, and interpretation.
  • Ability to apply psychology to personal, social, and developmental issues.
  • Understanding of the requirements involved in the pursuit of careers and graduate study in the field of psychology.
  • Understanding and advocacy of the characteristic values endemic to the science and application of psychology.
Open House and Visit Days
Monday, October 13, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
Saturday, November 08, 2014