Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 
    
    Apr 22, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYCH 375 - Community Psychology


Credits: 4
An exploration of community dynamics with attention to local and national issues. Various psychological perspectives are used to address such questions as: What makes communities work well? What challenges do communities face in the 21st century? How can communities support the well-being of all of their citizens? How do citizens mobilize available assets and resources? The course includes site visits and a community participation component. 

Prerequisite: One core course in psychology from either the Human Processes (160s) or Individual Differences (170s) category, and PSYCH 206 .

Distribution Requirements: CL, SB.

This course satisfies the structures of power and privilege (SPP) requirement for Psychology majors.