Andrew Luttrell - Be a People Expert by Truly Understanding Social Psychology
Learn About How People Think, Feel, and Behave in this Complete Introduction to Social Psychology
Better understand other people with this comprehensive guided tour through the fascinating world of social psychology.
Have you ever wondered why people act the way they do? Are you interested in how people's beliefs, opinions, and choices can be influenced by those around them? Do you want to know how elements of the environment affect group decisions, violence, and helping behavior? This course addresses those questions and more.
In this course, we cover five core areas of social psychology:
Thinking Socially - How we think about other people, make judgments, and explain others' behavior
Thinking About Ourselves - How people come to know who they are, deal with information about themselves, and situate their self-concepts in the culture they've grown up
Social Influence - How and when we conform to what other people think and do, how authority has such power, and the elements of effective persuasion
Cognitive Dissonance - A classic topic in social psychology dealing with how people grapple with inconsistent beliefs
Working with Others - How people deal with others in everyday interactions, including relationships, group decisions, aggression, and helping
Through comprehensive videos, slide presentations, exercises, and quizzes, you will learn about the fascinating science of social psychology. This course is modeled on university curricula that you could spend thousands of dollars on.
You'll learn from an experienced instructor who is an expert in the field of social psychology. The information is presented in an engaging, easy-to-understand format, and you will be able to connect these concepts to your everyday life. I'm also on call to answer any questions you have as you move through the course.
This course features more than 5 hours of video content, including helpful thought exercises, outside resources, and quizzes to keep you on track.
If you're interested in psychology, this is the course for you. If you are currently taking a social psychology class and want to see the same material from a different perspective, this is also the course for you! You're bound to come away with a new appreciation for for your social world after learning about the compelling research in this field of psychology.