Social Sciences

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SS 131
General Psychology

3.0 credits
In state $660.00 Out of state $1983.00

Principles of psychology and their application to general behavior are presented. Stresses the scientific method in understanding learning, perception, motivation, emotion, personality development, and the social influences on human behavior. (G4: Social Sciences)

 
CRN Section Day Time Location
28823 35A W 6:30 PM–9:20 PM A312

SS 237
Industrial Psychology

3.0 credits
In state $660.00 Out of state $1983.00

Applies psychological principles to issues in the workplace. Personnel selection, training, leadership, motivation, job satisfaction, performance appraisal, and stress are explored to provide future leaders, managers, and technical specialists with information and skills to enhance their interpersonal and organizational effectiveness. (G4: Social Sciences)

 
CRN Section Day Time Location
31641 35A T 6:30 PM–9:20 PM A307
30425 35B W 6:30 PM–9:20 PM B509

SS 272
Sex Roles, Marriage, and Family in Transition

3.0 credits
In state $660.00 Out of state $1983.00

Sociological study of sex roles and relationships in modern society. Analysis of traditional marriage and family systems, new alternatives, and future trends. (G4: Social Sciences)

 
CRN Section Day Time Location
4836 35A W 6:30 PM–9:20 PM A684

SS 354
Comparative Political Systems

3.0 credits
In state $897.00 Out of state $2712.00

Study of political systems with a global perspective; compares and contrasts contemporary political ideologies, institutions, and processes from democracies to authoritarian regimes, advanced industrialized economies to developing countries. (G4: Social Sciences; G9: Other World Civilizations)

 
CRN Section Day Time Location
23447 85A W 6:30 PM–9:20 PM A640