Health Psychology (PSY 419) Course Details

Course Name: Health Psychology
Code: PSY 419
Pre-requisite Course(s):
Objective: This course will introduce health psychology, which is concerned with the effects of behavioral, psychological and social factors on health and illness. Students will be provided with an overview of the current issues in health psychology; descriptions and psychosocial interventions of stress, pain and chronic illnesses; and health behaviors (such as smoking and exercising).
Content: The effects of behavioral, psychological and social factors on health and illness, descriptions and psychosocial interventions of stress, pain and chronic illnesses, and health behaviors such as smoking and exercising
Term: Spring
Theory: 3
Application: 2
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 4
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ECTS Course File: Course File
Course File: Course File
ECTS: 8