PSY 322, 323 - Psychology of Women

1 course unit
This course will examine theory and research on gender differences, specifically female gender development, taking into consideration biological, cognitive, behavioral, and social influences.  Emphasis will be placed on a critical analysis of the assumptions about human behavior and the methods used to test these ideas.  Topics include gender-role development, achievement motivation, women and work, sexuality and health, and violence against women.
Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 - Introductory Psychology  or AFS 101 Introduction to Africana Studies  or  WST 202 - Topics in Women's and Gender Studies .
Meets general academic requirement W when offered as 322.

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