Study of human behavior in relation to the social environment. The power of the situation,
other individuals, and the social group will be examined. Emphasized topics include:
social influences on conformity, processes of attitude change, person perception and
attribution, attraction, stereotyping, and prejudice.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: PSYC 100, eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400, and completion of or concurrent
enrollment in any READ 400 level course.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5b
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D or E1), UC (IGETC Area 4)