|Field of Study:||Psychology, General
|Description:||Find your niche. Through our program you will examine theories and research exploring human thought, feeling and behaviour. Study the brain. Learn research skills. Discover how psychology plays a role in every area of society—business, health, sports, entertainment, law, communication and more. Get the mix of theoretical knowledge and experience that will prepare you for continued study or to be competitive in the workplace immediately following graduation. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology and a Diploma in General Arts & Science with an optional third credential (certificate).
A solid foundation in psychology will drive your success. Your first two years introduce you to key concepts and provide foundational courses, including Developmental Psychology; Social Psychology; Research Methods; and Personality. You will also build your skills in critical thinking and effective writing. You have the option to pursue one of three certificates in years three and four: Intercultural Relations, Organizational Behaviour or Research Skills and Analysis. In years three and four, your courses will become more focused and offer more applied study. In your final year, you will choose between an honours seminar and thesis. In the third-year course Applied Study in Psychology, you will integrate psychological theory and research with at least 100 hours of workplace experience.
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