Positive Psychology

Course Number: 
1847
Course Term: 

Positive psychology is a recent branch of psychology that stems from Humanistic Psychology. It’s aim is "to find and nurture genius and talent" (Compton 2005), and "to make normal life more fulfilling". Students will be exposed to the theoretical pillars of this discipline and will apply this theory to their own life. Through a series of

In Class and at home activities, students will not only grow academically but personally as well. Students who have taken positive psychology and personal empowerment classes in the past have reported a significant increase in positive self image, focus, creativity, curiosity, and general level of happiness. Fulfills Social Science requirement.



Department

Social Studies