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PSYCH 230 001 Psychology of Law

Psychological principles drawn from a variety of subdisciplines (e.g., social, clinical, cognitive) will be surveyed in terms of their relevance and application to the legal system. Topics may include jury selection and decision-making, eyewitness testimony, insanity defense, competency assessment, risk assessment, and attitudes toward law and the legal process.

Held with LS 272

 

Offered remotely

John Rempel PDF icon PSYCH 230-LS 272_J.Rempel_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
PSYCH 231 001 Psychology of Religious Experience

Approaches of traditional psychological theories toward phenomena of religious experience, mysticism, and prayer are examined. The psychological process of creating and naming "gods" is considered as well as comparisons among altered states of consciousness including some forms of prayer.

 

Offered on campus

Chris Burris PDF icon PSYCH 231_C.Burris_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
PSYCH 312 081 Learning Disabilities

A critical examination of the concept of learning disability and of current issues in the assessment and remediation of learning problems.

 

Offered online

Maureen Drysdale PDF icon PSYCH 312_M.Drysdale_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
PSYCH 315 001 Psychology of Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood

A study of the psychological processes in the second and third decades of human development. Consideration is given to such areas as identity formation and intellectual, emotional, and social growth. Current concepts, issues, and research are stressed.

 

Offered remotely

Maureen Drysdale PDF icon PSYCH 315_M.Drysdale_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
PSYCH 318 001 Psychosexual Organization

A detailed examination of concepts related to the formation of gender identity and psychosexual orientation. The nature-nurture debate will be explored as well as gay and lesbian identity and consciousness throughout the life cycle.

 

Offered remotely

BJ Rye Fall 2021
PSYCH 354 001 Interperson Relations

A psychological analysis of social interaction and the dynamics of close relationships.

 

Offered on campus

John Rempel PDF icon PSYCH 354_J.Rempel_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
RS 121 081 Evil

How do the religions of the world define evil? How do they suggest it can be overcome? Classical and modern writers from Judaism, Christianity, Buddhism, and Hinduism will be considered.

 

Offered online

Carmen Celestini PDF icon RS 121-081_C.Celestini_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
RS 180 081 Love and Friendship

A study of the significance of love and friendship in classical and contemporary religious writers. We will consider questions such as, "Why are friendship and love important for human living?" and "Is friendship with God a possibility?"

 

Offered online

Carolyn Whitney-Brown PDF icon RS 180-081_C.Whitney-Brown_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
SMF 101 001 Introduction to Relationships and Families

This course provides an overview of couple, marital, and family relationships from a broad, interdisciplinary perspective.

 

Offered remotely

Angela Underhill PDF icon SMF 101_A.Underhill_Fall 2021.pdf Fall 2021
SMF 204 001 Introduction to Human Sexuality

This course provides a broad interdisciplinary overview of theories and research on human sexuality. Topics may include: human anatomy, sexual health, sexual response cycle, sexual orientation, gender, sex work, sexual practices, fetishes and paraphilias, and attraction/intimacy/love.

 

Offered remotely

BJ Rye Fall 2021