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PSY 317 Health Psychology 4cr

This course examines psychological factors in health and disease. A biopsychosocial model is used to understand influences on how people stay healthy, why they become ill, and how they respond when they are ill. This course also helps students gain a better understanding of how their behavioral, emotional, and life-style patterns affect their health and wellness.
Triad: Social Science
Prerequisite: PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology.