Course DescriptionThis course focuses on growth and well-being. The first part of the course will examine different models of what is meant by growth and well-being, including the Jungian psychoanalytic, humanistic psychology and existential psychology perspectives, as well as those of Native Peoples, Yoga/Hinduism, Buddhism and Zen Buddhism. The remainder of the course will survey positive psychology's empirical findings on factors that contribute to growth and well-being (e.g., optimism, hope, meaning-making, self-esteem).
Sample Course OutlineDistance Course Outline (subject to change)
Lectures for this course will be pre-recorded and available until the end of the exam period. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.