This course provides a further introduction to the science of psychology. Topics may include the following: intelligence; human development; emotion and motivation; stress; coping; health; social psychology; personality; and psychological disorders and interventions.
This course introduces the impact of social and situational factors on human thinking and behaviour. Students study the topics may include the following: self-esteem; prejudice and discrimination; conformity; interpersonal attraction; and prosocial behaviour.
Located in the spectacular landscape of northern British Columbia, the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) is one of Canada’s best small universities. It has a passion for teaching, discovery, people, the environment, and the north. UNBC provides outstanding undergraduate and graduate learning opportunities that explore cultures, health, economies, and the environment.
As one of BC’s research-intensive universities, it brings the excitement of new knowledge to all of its students, and the outcomes of its teaching and research to the world. In addition to fostering and celebrating academic excellence, UNBC is a welcoming place, with a learning environment that is friendly, inclusive, and supportive.
UNBC is a university both in and for the north, and this mission has instilled a strong sense of ownership, purpose, and adventure among their students, alumni, faculty, staff, and the communities which they serve. It is also Canada’s Green University, leading the way to a more sustainable future for all.