Course description

Environmental Psychology is an interdisciplinary field concerned with how the physical environment and human behavior interrelate. Most of the course focuses on how residential environments and urban and natural settings affect human health and well-being. Students also examine how human attitudes and behaviors affect environmental quality. Issues of environmental justice and culture are included throughout. Hands-on projects plus exams.

Outcome 1: Provide overview of knowledge about the environment and human behavior (grounding in field).

Outcome 2: Understand cultural and life course diversity in human-environment interactions (sensitivity to diversity).

Outcome 3: Learn how to analyze problems like an environmental psychologist (develop critical thinking skill).

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2022: Online course

Section ID:COGST 1500 001-LEC
Number:1288
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 21-July 29, 2022
Final exam/project due:Friday July 29, 10 AM - 11:15 AM / Online (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 10 AM - 11:15 AM / Online
Mode of instruction:Online learning
Credit:3
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Sabinson, E. (es963)
Max. enroll:10
Eligibility:

Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors

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To enroll:

This course is full. If you would like to be considered for a different class, please send an email to precollege@cornell.edu with the class number. You will want to first check that the class you want is not full before you write to us.

The application deadline for this program has passed. No further applications for this course will be accepted.

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This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.