Human Performance Psychology
The Psychology major's concentration in Human Performance combines the related specialties of human factors and industrial/organizational (I/O) psychology. Human factors applies psychology to the design of systems, machines, and products so that people can use them more comfortably, safely, and effectively. I/O psychology applies psychology to improve the productivity and satisfaction of members of organizations (such as employees in manufacturing plants).
Requirements for the major in Psychology with a Human Performance concentration
46 s.h., to include PHI 2120, PSY 1010, 2500, 3100, 3200, 3300, 3400, 3470, 3550, 3610, 3700, 3950, and 4850; and 6 s.h. of Psychology electives.