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Psychology

Learning Outcomes

Upon graduation, psychology majors at Lewis & Clark College will be able to

  • Understand the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
  • Critically evaluate research methodologies, scientific theories, empirical research findings, and applications of psychological principles.
  • Apply and interpret basic research methods and statistical analyses.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of formats and in a manner that reflects strong critical thinking skills.
  • Produce empirical research reports and literature reviews that conform to American Psychological Association (APA) style and good experimental design principles.

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