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PSY 647 - Applied Industrial Psychology

  • 3 credits
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Industrial psychology is the study of theory and techniques related to understanding, predicting, and managing human behavior within organizations. Key methodologies emphasized in the course include: job analysis and competency modeling, recruitment, selection and validation, performance management, and training and development.


Admission to the Plan C graduate program in Applied Industrial/Organizational Psychology. Offered as an online course only. Credit not allowed for both PSY 647 and PSY 643.

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Human Resource Management: An Experiential Approach, 6th Ed. (2012)
    John Bernardin
    ISBN: 978-0078029165

Only basic version of textbook is needed, not the premium content.

ISBN is: ISBN-13: 978-0078029165