Fall 2013

Personality Psychology

Listed in: Psychology, as PSYC-221

Formerly listed as: PSYC-21

Moodle site: Course


Amy P. Demorest (Section 01)


A consideration of theory and methods directed at understanding those characteristics of the person related to individually distinctive ways of experiencing and behaving. Prominent theoretical perspectives will be examined in an effort to integrate this diverse literature and to determine the directions in which this field of inquiry is moving. These theories will also be applied to case histories to examine their value in personality assessment.

Requisite: PSYC 100 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 40 students. Fall semester. Professor Demorest.

If Overenrolled: Preference to majors in psychology, then potential majors, then senior non-majors.


2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014