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2012 - 2013 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Psychology:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits3
Lecture
Spring
PSYCH-450

Health Psychology

This course examines how health, illness, and medicine can be studied from a psychological perspective. Topics include coping with stress, leading a healthy lifestyle, factors influencing smoking, alcohol use, and exercise, the patient-practitioner interaction, and chronic and terminal illness.

Prerequisites
P: jr. st.; Psych 102 AND Psych 300 or Comm Sci 301 or Hum Dev 302.