Catalogue 2014 - 2015

PSY 331 Conservation Psychology


3 cr.


PSY 101 and PSY 214 or permission of the chair.

Course Description

Conservation psychology is the scientific study of the reciprocal relationship between humans and nature. This course will immerse students in current psychological theory and research as it pertains to understanding human conservation behavior, methods to modify negative environmental behavior, and research related to understanding the human impact on nature and nature's impact on humans.