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PSY 2180 Psychology of Gender

An introduction to the basic theories and principles of the psychology of gender in a multicultural context with emphasis on application of social psychology principles to professional and personal awareness. Gender perspectives are considered in a multicultural context. Topics include gender stereotypes and social constructions, theories of gender development, biological and cognitive differences, and implications of gender for work, family, and mental and physical health.

Prerequisites: PSY 1100

Course Outcomes
  • Detect myths and misconceptions regarding gender stereotyping and gender roles.
  • Describe psychological theories, principles, and concepts relevant to psychology of gender.
  • Apply principles of the psychology of gender to professional and personal relationships in everyday life.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Psychology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Online Learning with Meeting Times
Online
Faculty: Tyler
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets online during scheduled days and times, with additional online content. Check the schedule to confirm the days and times your class will meet online. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 21
Meets: W from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 500
Open Seats: 21
Meets: W from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: 500
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Tyler
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 7
Section: 501
Open Seats: 7
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Boone
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 23
Section: 5B0
Open Seats: 23
Section: 5B0