Psychology

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Goals

  • The goals of the Psychology Program are to:
  • Help students develop a grasp of fundamental concepts in psychology;
  • Lay a foundation for the lifelong renewal of knowledge;
  • Gain a mature understanding of themselves; and,
  • To form a deep appreciation of the interrelationships among basic knowledge, technological advance, and human need.

Objectives

  • Emphasize innovative web-enhanced instruction
  • Expose students to pragmatic research experiences
  • Direct application of the scientific approach to real world problems Principles of Inquiry Based Learning and encourage students to grasp significant principles and concepts
  • Develop important meta-cognitive skills in students
  • Cultivate the ability to develop knowledge with others and transfer the knowledge to a wide audience
  • Promote the development of lifelong learning skills