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Psychology 354 History & Systems of Psychology

Dr. Terese Hall

office GC 2C32, ext. 6542, email thall@oru.edu

website drteresehall.tripod.com

 

Fall 2007 Course Calendar

 

The following is a revision of the course calendar appearing in your syllabus.  It is subject to change if required by university scheduling, additional time required on a particular chapter, or other unforeseen events.  Any changes to this calendar will be announced in class well in advance.

 

Week             Subject                                                                                             Text

8/16      Introduction to course and policies                                                        none

 

8/21      Questions in psychology                                                                      Ch. 1

           

8/28     Greek philosophers; Faith & reason                                                      Ch. 2, 3

           

          9/4       Beginnings of modern science; Empiricism                                Ch. 4, 5

                                                                                                                                                    

9/11     Rationalism                                                                                        Ch. 6

            Test over chapters 1-6 (September 13)         

                                           

9/18     Romanticism &existentialism; Movie and discussion                             Ch. 7

                                                                                     

9/25     Early experimental psychology; Darwinian influences                           Ch. 8, 9, 10

                                                     

10/2      Functionalism                                                                                     Ch. 11

            Test over chapters 7-11 (October 4)                           

 

10/9      Behaviorism presentation; Neobehaviorism presentation                        Ch. 12, 13

           

FALL BREAK

 

         10/23    Behaviorism lecture; Cognitive-behavioral video                                    Ch. 12, 13

                                                                           

10/30    Gestalt psychology lecture; Freud presentation                                      Ch. 14, 16

        

11/6     Psychodynamic presentation; Psychodynamic lecture                           Ch. 17

 

11/13    Psychodynamic video; Humanistic presentation                                    Ch. 16, 17, 18                                                         

11/20    Humanistic lecture                                                                              Ch. 18                     (11/22 Thanksgiving holiday)

 

11/27    Humanistic video                                                                                Ch. 18

            Test over chapters 12-14, 16-18 (November 29)

 

12/4      Postmodern influences