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Department: Psychology

Program Type: Human and Public Services

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Explore the intriguing field of psychology at Elgin Community College! Dive into topics like learning, memory, perception, biofeedback, and social psychology, gaining a deeper understanding of how we think and behave. Studying psychology hones critical thinking, scientific skills, and insights into human relationships, all valuable in many careers. Whether you're seeking personal growth or aiming for a psychology major, ECC offers a variety of courses like Introduction to Psychology, Personality, and Human Sexuality. Plus, delve into research methods in psychology and sociology, where you'll learn different ways to study behavior and society and even create your research project. Join us in unraveling the mysteries of the mind and society through psychology at ECC!

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