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PSYC 224
Environmental Psychology


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Social Sciences]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Study of interrelationships between people and the environment. Course will address the theories of environment-behavior relationships and include topics of environmental perception, assessment and cognition; noise, weather, climate, pollution, disasters, personal space and territoriality; planning and design in the work, learning and leisure environments; and changing behavior to save the environment. The course structure will allow the student to apply the theories and concepts of environmental psychology to their particular setting of interest, i.e. work, school, home. Recommended: READ 088 or higher. Formerly PSY 224.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explore and understand various psychological perspectives on human-environmental relationships
  • Provide the student with an opportunity to understand the relationship between the environment and human behavior

  • Course Topics
  • Perceptions of the environment
  • Effects of the environment on behavior
  • Effects of behavior on the environment

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    PSYC 224
    Fall 2014
    1437
    Cindy Stevenson-mc clure
    PSYC 224
    Fall 2013
    1437
    Cindy Stevenson-mc clure
    PSYC 224
    Fall 2012
    1043
    Cindy Stevenson-mc clure
    PSYC 224
    Fall 2011
    1043
    Cindy Stevenson-mc clure
    PSYC 224
    Fall 2010
    1043
    Cindy Stevenson-mc clure


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.