Focuses on modern empirical personality research in six major domains of knowledge about human nature: Dispositions, Biological, Intra-psychic, Cognitive/Experiential, Social/Cultural, and Adjustment. A sampling of topics includes: methods of measuring personality, use in business and legal issues in employee selection, personality matching algorithms in dating sites, modern trait theories, genetic and evolutionary perspectives on personality, how personality relates to thinking and feeling, personality in relationships, the personality profile of happy people, the self-concept, self-esteem and social identity, coping with stress, and personality disorders. PREREQ: Psych 100B.
Course Attributes: EN SBU BAAS SSCFA SSCAR SSC
Section 01Psychology of Personality
INSTRUCTOR: LarsenView Course Listing