First, this course will provide the student with a broad introduction to the psychology of adjustment that investigates the processes involved in the dynamic interactions of the individual with his or her environment. Second, this course is designed to present procedures by which the student can harness the principles of learning and rational self-counseling in order to achieve personal goals. Group 1 course.
Required Prerequisites PSY 101
Recommended Prerequisites or Skills Competencies
Placement into ENG 111
General Education Outcomes supported by this course
Critical Thinking - Direct
Course Learning Outcomes Knowledge:
- Identify psychological principles, theories and empirical findings in the area of adjustment.
- Evaluate their own psychological needs.
- Compare psychological treatments (strengths and challenges) to outcomes of adjustment.
Caring - Civic Learning:
- Assess their own personal strengths and challenges in the area of adjustment.
Learning How to Learn:
- Recognize the value of the adjustment process.
- Have the skills to make changes in their life.