Learn Social Psychology
What you'll learn
- Understand research in psychology
- See social influences on everyday behaviors
- Develop greater understanding of other people
- Implement psychological research to meet one's own goals
- Perform better in a social psychology class
- A willingness to learn and apply research in psychology to your own everyday life.
Your life will change for the better once you better understand yourself and the people in your life. This course will teach you the ins and outs of human psychology in a fun and comprehensive guide to the mind.
You'll Learn Psychology from Every Angle
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 Expert
This course was designed, top to bottom, by 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.
It's Time to Change the Way You See People
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.
Who this course is for:
- Salespeople, teachers, customer service representatives...if you work with people, an understanding of psychology is essential.
- If you are currently taking a class in social psychology, this course could help you do better by providing a secondary instructor with an engaging teaching style.
- Anyone who is interested in people and power of social situations should take this course to better understand their social world
I'm a social psychologist and host of the Opinion Science podcast. My expertise is in the domain of attitudes and persuasion, but I have extensive experience with all corners of the social psychology world. The research in this field is so interesting that I can't help but want to share it! I look forward to the chance to share the world of social psychology with you.