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Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Health Psychology

Psychology 2211 Health Psychology
Psychological aspects of health and illness. Focuses on the behavioural, biological, and social factors that play a role in the etiology of health and illness, including the prevention and treatment of illness and the maintenance of wellness. Topics include stress and stress management, dealing with pain and serious illness, and the role of lifestyle factors (e.g., exercise, nutrition) in disease and health.
Credit Weight: 0.5

Psychology 1100 or the student must be in second year or higher

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences