PSYC 370 - Community Psychology3 hours How does a person’s environment affect her or his psychological well-being? How can psychology help create healthier communities? This course will introduce students to the field of community psychology, which tries to understand people in their social, cultural, and historical contexts. Topics that will be discussed include: oppression and social problems, as well as individual and community empowerment.
Prerequisite(s): PSYC 290 or consent of instructor.