Institution: University of Ottawa (FSS14001)
Category: Faculty of Social Sciences
This course will introduce students to personality both as a concept and sub-field of psychology, with focus on how understanding oneself in from a categorical perspective has great application for life. Students will learn about the Big Five model of trait personality, complete a questionnaire to assess their personality, and have the opportunity to explore what career/life paths will be well suited for their unique character. Specifically, this exploration will discuss life outcomes, behavioral patterns, relationship dynamics, and the strengths and weaknesses of personality dispositions to better assist students transition out of high school.