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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY3041 Psychology of Emotion


This course explores the psychology of human emotion. Students will explore theory, research, and their own experience related to the following questions: What are emotions and why do they matter? How are emotions studied? How does culture shape emotion? What physiological and neurological changes are associated with different emotions? What is the relationship between emotion and cognition? How do emotions and emotional regulation relate to ADHD, autism, and learning disabilities? How can emotional awareness and emotional regulation enhance life and interactions with others? Class time will consist of lecture, discussion, and group and solo activities. Major assessments include a synthesis paper, discussion leadership, a presentation, and two exams. Students must have completed three courses at the 2000 level with grades of C or higher, one of them in a social science discipline, as prerequisites for this course. Credits: 3.000

WRT 1012  Lecture Min Credits: 3.00