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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

PSYC 036. Thinking, Judgment, and Decision Making


People in the modern world are flooded with major and minor decisions on a daily basis. The available information is overwhelming, and there is little certainty about the outcomes of any of the decisions people face. This course explores how people should go about making decisions in a complex, uncertain world; how people do go about making decisions in a complex, uncertain world; and how the gap between the two can be closed.
Prerequisite: PSYC 001 .
Social sciences.

1 credit.


Catalog chapter: Psychology 
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/psychology


Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses