PSYC2800-A Applied Psychology    (Fall 2018)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2018 - 12/15/2018)

Days: T R

Time: 09:30 - 10:45 am

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 303

Seats Available: 6 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is an introduction to Applied Psychology and it will examine the use of psychology in the following areas: personal adjustment across the lifespan, in education, interpersonal relationships, marriage, family and parenting, physical and psychological health and in identifying and treating psychopathology. This course will also examine various settings and professions that require the use and application of psychology and psychological principals. Typical content areas include: clinical and counseling psychology, industrial psychology, developmental psychology, sports psychology, human factors, educational and school psychology, environmental psychology, as well as forensic and medical psychology. Students will explore major theoretical perspectives in applied psychology as well as current methods and findings based in scientific psychology.

Prerequisites: PSYC1010 and permission of the department head

About The Instructor(s)

David A. Wheeler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
Social Sciences


wheeler@rmu.edu
412-397-5413 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 468
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor(s) section for a link to a Faculty Website.