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Psychology of Personal Growth

Enrollment is Closed

This course is offered by HKUST and powered by HKUST-LKK Happy Family Learning Center

What you'll learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. describe different methods to studying personal growth
  2. describe yourself using multiple perspectives
  3. explain the role of culture in defining yourself
  4. describe different approaches to exploring the nature of emotion
  5. apply different perspectives on understanding the interplay between culture and romantic love
  6. critically discuss the relationship between romantic love and intimate relationships

Course syllabus

Module 1: Introduction to psychological adjustment
Module 2: Understanding yourself
Module 3: Exploring your emotion
Module 4: Romantic love and culture
Module 5: Intimate relationships


Michelle YIK
Professor, Division of Social Science
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology


This online course does not bear any credit.