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  Oct 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Department of Psychology


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Faculty

Jennifer Z. Place, Chair
Ashley N. Doane
Julie S. Parker
Rachel R. Phillips

Mission Statement

The Department of Psychology seeks to facilitate the understanding of the fundamentals of human behavior and experience, to teach the fundamentals of scientific method, to develop a recognition of the diversity of behavior, and to develop the ability to make informed judgments that strengthen our contribution to society.

Educational Outcomes

  1. Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental concepts, theories, and principles of psychology.
  2. Graduates will demonstrate a familiarity with the basic academic research techniques of searching, summarizing and critically analyzing specific content areas of interest and be able to communicate effectively in a format appropriate to the field.
  3. Graduates will be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in a format appropriate to the field.
  4. Graduates will be able to apply their psychological knowledge and skills to create opportunities for occupational or educational growth.

Programs

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    Courses

      Psychology

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