Thomas Edison State University | Courses & Schedules
Skip to Main Content

This site provides information using PDF, visit this link to download the Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.

PSY-4000 History and Systems of Psychology

This course provides an overview of the prominent figures, developments, and ideas that shaped the history of psychology as an academic discipline. History and Systems of Psychology examines theoretical viewpoints such as psychodynamic, Gestalt, behavioral, and cognitive psychology in terms of their scientific antecedents, philosophical foundations, and sociocultural determinants. This course helps students understand the science of psychology and the assumptions that underlie contemporary ideas and theories, allowing students to apply their learning to the professions and experiences that lie ahead.

Study Methods- :

Credits: 3

Preview the Online Syllabus new window
(Please visit the University bookstore to view the correct materials for each course by semester as the contents of the actual online syllabus may differ from the preview due to updates or revisions)