This course provides a general introduction to the psychology of health. Topics will include research methods in health psychology, health behaviours, stress, coping, social support, pain and pain behaviours, and social factors in the etiology and course of chronic and terminal illnesses.


45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework which must include PSYC 100 and PSYC 101

Course Notes

Completion of one or more of PSYC 200, PSYC 222 or PSYC 225 is recommended

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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