PSY 380
Personality Theories
Online Course

PSY 380 Personality Theories

3 Semester Units

Personality Theories presents an in-depth look at a number of classical and current personality theories, providing an explanation and interpretation of personality development from several different theoretical approaches. Classic theory is integrated with the latest research and current topics, preparing students to apply theoretical approaches to better understand the particular individuals and personalities they may encounter in their professional and personal lives.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the major classic and current personality theories.
  • Examine the research methods used in personality research.
  • Assess the role of early experiences in personality formation.
  • Utilize personality theories to help understand human behavior.

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