PSY 236 GN: Positive Psychology

This course introduces students to theories and research in psychology that examine topics relevant to the nature of happiness, human fulfillment, human potential and psychological well-being. Topics covered in this course will include the nature, history and figure of positive psychology, psychological research methods, authenticity, joy, happiness, positive thinking, emotional intelligence, intuition, character strengths, core values, virtues, talents, health and social justice.


3 credits


PSY 100 or 101


GN: Group B - Psychology (BPS)