This course will address research and theories in the topic of feelings and emotions. Students will learn about the experience, expression, biology and social aspects of specific emotions, including stress reactions, attachment bonds, and the development of empathy. The theories will be applied to the problems of human social cognition and the effect emotional reactions can have on our thinking and relationships.
45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including PSYC 100
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