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PSYC U7700G History of Psychology

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PSY 700.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

45 hours; 3 credits

Historical development of contemporary psychology including origin and status of systematic approaches such as structuralism, functionalism, behaviorism, and Gestalt psychology. Critical review of antecedents that led to the emergence of psychology as a discipline. Philosophy of science as applied to psychological theory.

Prerequisite: Permission of the graduate deputy chairperson.


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