2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Dec 04, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

PSY 3730 - Individual Differences


Goals: To introduce the study of individual differences in human behavior associated with genetic variables; to explore the degree to which genetic and environmental factors mutually influence the expression of a variety of psychological phenomena; to provide an overview of behavioral genetic methods and design.

Content: Examination of genetic and environmental influences on human behavior; pathways between genes and behavior; cognitive abilities and disabilities; psychopathology; personality; substance use; health and well-being; aging.

Taught: Annually

Prerequisites: PSY 1330 and one course in statistics (MATH 1200, QMBE 1310, or an equivalent) with grades of C- or better

Credits: 4