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PSY 360 Psychology of Gender

Faculty: Psychology Faculty
Content: Theory and data in the psychological development of females, their attitudes, values, behaviors, and self-image. Alternative models for increasing gender-role flexibility and allowing all humans to explore their full potential. Research methodology, changing roles, androgyny, gender schema, extent and validity of gender differences. Influence of culture, socialization, and individual differences on women and men. Relationship between the psychology of gender and principles of feminism.
Prerequisites: PSY 100. PSY 200 or MATH 105. PSY 300.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.