We regret to announce the cancellation of USGTC camps for the summer of 2018. The last-minute cancelation is the result of the USGTC's delayed/missing application to South Hadley's Board of Health. Mount Holyoke College recognizes the deep inconvenience this will cause families and participants who were hoping to attend the camp.
Courses offered by the department cover extensive territory...
From Developmental psychology which includes the study of children, adolescents, and life-span issues; Social psychology examines such issues as the psychology of racism, the psychology of women, and the effects of social influence on families and individuals; Personality and abnormal psychology deals with theories of personality, concepts of abnormality, psychoanalytic psychology, and the history of psychoanalysis; to the study of perception and cognition examines how humans learn, think, remember, see, and hear, while the study of the biological bases of behavior looks at comparative animal behavior, behavior neuroscience, and sensory psychology.
Complete a Psychology major or minor, Psychology and Education major, Neuroscience and Behavior major, Education minor, Educational Studies interdisciplinary minor, with the option of Teacher Licensure.
Learn about cultural influences on different psychological phenomena such as children’s development, definitions of learning and cognition, interpretation and treatment of mental illness, and family and group relationships.