UT Dallas 2014 Graduate Catalog

HCS7382 - Health Psychology

HCS 7382 (PSYC 7382 and HDCD 7382) Health Psychology (3 semester credit hours) Current theory and research concerning the social, cognitive, behavioral, and biological processes that shape experiences of physical health. The importance of these concepts for health behaviors, psychosomatics, and psychological adjustment to illness. Prerequisites: BBSC majors only and department consent required. (3-0) Y