PSYC 225  - Theories of Personality


Minimum of 48 lecture hours per term. Recommended Preparation: PSYC 100, eligibility for ENGL 848 and completion of READ 400 or 405 OR concurrent enrollment in READ 400, 405, or 415, OR appropriate skill level as indicated by the reading placement tests.

Description: Covers the major theories of personality, including psychodynamic, trait, type, humanistic, existential, learning, and social cognitive. Describes and evaluates these major theories; provides a review of personality assessment, and looks at cultural and gender differences as they relate to the development of personality. (AA: Area E5b, CSU: Area D, UC: Area 4)


College of San Mateo Department: Psychology Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Fall 2014 term