Psychology Learning Goals
Students who major in psychology can expect to achieve the following learning goals:
Knowledge Base of Psychology – Major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings
Research Methods in Psychology – Understand and apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
Critical Thinking Skills in Psychology – Respect and use critical thinking, skeptical inquiry, and when possible, the scientific approach to solve problems related to behavior and mental processes.
Application of Psychology – Understand and apply psychological principles to personal, social, and organizational issues.