Psychology & Religion
College: Regis College
Instructor 1: Schner, Joseph G.
Graduate degree students enrol in RGP6550HF
Course Code: 
RGP3550HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

The course will begin with a discussion of the relationship between psychology and religion. It will then explore the relationship between religion and psychology -- history, methodology, research and application. It will review psychological theories and research on personality and their relationship to spirituality, religious behaviour, individual differences and abnormality, and review research on religious development. These findings will then be applied within the context of the social and organizational psychology of the church.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
A previous course in introductory psychology would be helpful but not essential.
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Mon
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
20
Enrolment Notes: 
Maximum/Minimum class size indicated includes both BD and Graduate students
Additional Notes: 
Students will be asked to write several reports on assigned readings and a longer essay for the end of the term.