Jan 18, 2021  
Rensselaer Catalog 2019-2020 
Rensselaer Catalog 2019-2020 [Archived Catalog]

Understanding Human Behavior

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The ability to understand and predict how people act and think is more important than ever in addressing many of the greatest challenges that we face as a society.  In this pathway, students will learn how behavior and thought are influenced by cognitive, emotional, developmental, social, and environmental factors, and how to apply psychological principles.

To complete this integrative pathway, students must choose a minimum of 12 credits as described:


Choose remaining credits from the following, with at least 4 credits at the 4000 level::

  • IHSS 19XX – Understanding Empathy
  • 2000-level PSYC Elective
  • 4000-level PSYC Elective

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