2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Aug 22, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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IPSY 6200 - Themes and Theories of I/O Psychology


(5 cr.) In this course, students are introduced to theories, research, and themes that form the tenets of psychology. Basic theoretical models will be reviewed, including psychodynamic, cognitive, developmental, social learning/socio-cognitive, behaviorist, learning and motivation, systems, biopsychosocial, and gender theories. Theories encompassing diverse populations, including cross-cultural and feminist theories, will also be examined. Students will critically examine the strengths and limitations of these theories and their utility in the field of psychology. Contemporary themes in psychology will be explored, with an emphasis on application of theories designed to effect positive social change. 



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