82:484 History of Psychological Ideas [Watier]

Prerequisite: 6 credit hours of Psychology at the 200 level or above.

This course is devoted to an introduction to the important ideas and concepts which have dominated systematic psychological thought from early to modern times. Emphasis will be placed on the ideas which proved important for the development of a scientific psychology and on the changes which the introduction of scientific techniques and methods produced in the definition of the subject matter of psychology.

Credit cannot be held for both this course and 82:384.

3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Nicholas Watier