10269 Personality: Theory and Research
Credits: 4 intermediate credits in Psychology
Prerequisites: Participation in Psychological and Educational Research
Authors: Ruth Beyth-Marom, Irit Bitman, Irit Ben-Atar Cohen, Chen Puch, Zvi Lahav
The course provides basic knowledge about the psychology of personality: definition of personality, the major personality theories and the differences between them, research and measurement methods.
Topics: Introduction – concepts and definitions; Dynamic theories; Behaviorist and cognitive theories; Existentialist and humanistic theories; Assessing and measuring personality – principles and techniques; Personality research.