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Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Social Psychology (PSY370)
Formerly Social Psychology (PSY340)
Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks). Distance/Hybrid: Varies.
Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: define social psychology; compare and contrast social psychology with other disciplines; formulate an overview of the major theoretical perspectives characterizing social psychology; and apply how social settings shape human behavior.
Topics covered are: introduction to research and theory in social psychology, human processing of social information, social influence, persuasion and attitude change, social interaction and group phenomena. Additionally, students discuss the application of social psychological knowledge to current social problems.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Psychology or Sociology (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).