PSYC 3171 Introduction to Industrial and Organizational Psychology

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PSY 12.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Major areas of industrial psychology. Topics include personnel selection and placement; work motivation, attitudes, and morale; organizational structure and change; conflict resolution; communication and decision behavior; consumer behavior. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Psychology 12.1 or 3174 [12.2] except with permission of the chairperson.)

Prerequisite: Psychology 2100 [10] or 31.


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