PSYC 2323: Health Psychology

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Course Format Lecture 4.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 3.0

Course Description

Health psychology is a burgeoning field with applications in many work settings and for individuals personally. Students examine the biological links between psychological states and health, the ways in which people adjust to daily life including the nature of and responses to stress, resilience, and positive development. Topics covered may include history, models, the relationship between physical health and psychological health, factors contributing to wellness and illness, and larger contextual issues pertaining to health.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum "C-" grade in PSYC 1115 and 1215.

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