Advanced Human Behavior - Personality and Cognition
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Advanced Human Behavior - Personality and Cognition is a free online course that will expose you to important details in the science of human behavior from some advanced human cognitive processes. This course will help you discover requisite theories and models of the human behavioral system. First, you will learn about opposing perspectives on personality such as the interactionist perspective and Freud's psychoanalytic theory of personality.
Then, you will study various theories of personality including the humanistic theories and trait theories. You will also discuss the scientific methods of measuring personality. Next, you will learn about social psychology, social thought, and the effects of counterfactual thinking. You will also study the elements of attribution and the sources of bias. Finally, you will discuss the cognitive approaches to persuasion, social behavior, and various forms of social influence in understanding patterns of human interaction.
This free online course offers an extensive guide of the advanced processes of personality, social influence, and social cognition in human behavior, including the mechanisms of these human cognitive processes. This course will be of immense interest to students, researchers, health professionals, psychologists, and anyone with an interest in understanding advanced human psychological processes. Start this course today and improve your knowledge of advanced cognitive processes.Start Course Now
Advanced Psychological Processes - Personality
Personality - Learning Outcomes
Perspectives of Personality
Theories of Personality
Personality - Lesson Summary
Advanced Psychological Processes - Social Influence and Cognition
Social Influence and Cognition - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Social Influence and Cognition
Patterns of Human Interaction
Social Influence and Cognition - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Analyze the opposing views on the existence of personality
- Evaluate the major theories of personality
- Indicate the methods of measuring personality
- Identify the key elements of attribution
- Outline the sources of bias in the attribution process
- Summarize the effects of counterfactual thinking
- Identify the components of attitude
- Indicate the cognitive approaches to persuasion
- Recognize the techniques for reducing cognitive dissonance
- Discuss the factors that modulate social behavior
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