Psychology
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY
PSYC&100
5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes including research methods, psychobiological processes, learning, memory, psychological disorders, psychotherapy, and other topics to be determined by the instructor. Prerequisite: COMPASS reading score of 85 or higher, or a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. [SE, SS]
COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE
PSYC 199
1 - 5 Credits
165 hours of clinical
Supervised work experience in an approved job. Completion of specific learning objectives and employer evaluation. Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, HDEV 195, 198, or 200 required. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructional Unit. [GE]
LIFESPAN PSYCHOLOGY
PSYC&200
5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
Principles and theories of human growth and development; the interaction of psychological, biological, and social factors throughout the life span. Prior completion of PSYC& 100 or (PSYC 101) recommended. [SE, SS]
SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY
PSYC 203
5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
Effects of social environment and interpersonal processes on both individual and collective behaviors. Socialization, impression formation and management, attitude formation and change, prejudice, aggression, altruism, leadership, power, conformity, environmental psychology, and other topics. Prerequisite: PSYC& 100 (or PSYC 101). [SE, SS]
PSYCHOLOGY: SELECTED TOPICS
PSYC 280
1 - 3 Credits
33 hours of lecture
Selected topics in psychology as listed in the quarterly class schedule. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: PSYC& 100 (or PSYC 101) or consent of instructional Unit. [SE]
SPECIAL PROJECTS
PSYC 290
1 - 5 Credits
Opportunity to plan, organize and complete special projects approved by the department. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructional Unit. [GE]