College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

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PSYC 335: Psychology of Creativity and Innovation

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General Information

Credit hours: 3


Creativity and innovation take place in many domains such business, science and the arts. Learn the distinction between creativity and innovation. Apply findings from the scientific literature about the antecedents of creativity and innovation including emotions, cognition, individual differences, and social contexts. Experiment with ways to enhance your creativity and skills for innovation. Offered by Psychology. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: PSYC 100 or permission of instructor.
Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.