Aim 1: Knowledge of Psychology Theory and Content
Students will demonstrate knowledge of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
Aim 2: Research Methods in Psychology
Students will understand and apply research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and reporting of findings.
Aim 3: Communication Skills in Psychology
Students will learn the skills to communicate effectively specific to the discipline of psychology.
Aim 4: Application of Psychology
Students will understand and apply psychological principles to individual, social, and organizational issues.
Aim 5: Core Values in Psychology
Students will be able to weigh evidence, think critically, act ethically, and recognize and understand the complexity of individual and societal diversity, all in the spirit of promoting social justice.