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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

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
Online/distance learning
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

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 include: introduction to research and theory in social psychology, human processing of social information, social influence, persuasion and attitude change, social interaction and group phenomena, and the application of social psychological knowledge to current social problems.

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Psychology or Sociology (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).