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PSY 378. Theories of Personality

Credits: 3
Department: Psychology
Description: Personality theories and methods for assessing personality. Relations between personality theories and other major areas in psychology.
Prerequisites: PSY 115
Semester Offered: Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF
Additional Information: Online Course. Go to

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Critique different types of research methodologies used to assess personality.
2. Apply personality theories to describe, explain, and predict the behavior of a given person.
3. Evaluate ways in which human diversity and cultural issues (e.g., gender, ethnicity, etc.) have been addressed in the psychological study of personality.

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