May 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

PSY 530 - The Psychology of Career Development


3 credit(s)
This course examines the theoretical and empirical issues related to personal satisfaction in the choice of work and career. Topics include developmental models of behavior; goal setting and the planning process; the assessment of values, interests, abilities, and personality characteristics; job analysis and job description; decision making; the development of self-esteem; and marketing strategies. Emphasis will be divided approximately equally among theoretical, empirical, and experiential aspects.
Prerequisite(s): Matriculation in a psychology graduate program or permission of instructor.
Laboratory fee.


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