Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PSY                                     Course Number: 336                                    
Course Title: Group Dynamics
Subject: Psychology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course will focus primarily on the psychology of the small group. A combination of lectures and action oriented activities (e.g., role playing) will be used to give students an understanding of group processes and to improve their skills as group members or leaders. The aim of the course is to provide an integration of group theory, research and applied methods. Topics covered include group development, group conflict, conflict resolution within groups, and an overview of group theory and human relations training groups.

Prerequisite: ENG 101, PSY101 and PSY 221.
Start Date:    11/30/2011                         End Date: