Feb 18, 2020  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 171 - Social Psychology


The study of how people influence each other’s beliefs and behaviors, think about and relate to one another. Topics include attraction and love, attitudes, persuasion, aggression, altruism, stereotyping, prejudice, conformity, and group dynamics.

ISLOs: This course supports student development of Written and Oral Communications, Critical Thinking, and Social Responsibility.


Prerequisite(s): Completion of PSY 101 or SOC 101.
General Education Elective(s): Behavioral Science
Note(s): This course has been approved to meet the Core Curriculum General Education requirement.

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