Psychology - Learning Goals
Major in Psychology

Psychology - Program Student Learning Goals

Students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate familiarity with the major subfields of psychology.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of statistical inference and probabilistic reasoning as applied to psychology.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how the scientific method is applied to sound research design in psychology.
  • Demonstrate an ability to communicate psychological concepts clearly and effectively in writing.
  • Demonstrate an ability to use American Psychological Association citation style, construct written reports conforming to APA style, and avoid plagiarism.

Updated 2011-12

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