Class Program
Credits 4
This course explores the science of personality from various perspectives including biological, psychoanalytic, humanistic, socio-cultural, cognitive/behavioral, and trait theory. The course discusses cultural variation of personality, critically evaluates the nature-nurture debate and the person-situation debate and examines the ways in which personality can relate to healthy/unhealthy adaptation, including personality disorders. This course also provides an exploration of personality assessment and test construction.