Psychology Courses (PSYC)

  1. 101 General Psychology
  2. 215 Learning and Memory and Lab
  3. 260 Lifespan Development
  4. 300 Professional Seminar
  5. 303 Child and Adolescent Psychology
  6. 305 Adulthood and Aging
  7. 309 Abnormal Psychology
  8. 312 Research Methods in Psychology
  9. 315 Theories of Personality
  10. 316 Experimental Social Psychology and Lab
  11. 333 Cognitive Psychology and Lab
  12. 344 Introduction to Behavior Modification
  13. 355 Forensic and Legal Psychology
  14. 401 History and Systems of Psychology
  15. 405 Psychology of Gender
  16. 411 Psychological Testing
  17. 421 Psychology of Counseling and Lab
  18. 422 Group Counseling
  19. 432 Brain and Behavior and Lab
  20. 440 Developmental Psychology Seminar
  21. 450 Psychology Capstone
  22. 461 Special Topics
  23. 462 Internship in Psychology
  24. 463 Research in Psychology

101 General Psychology

4 Credits

This course is an introductory overview of the field of psychology.

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215 Learning and Memory and Lab

4 Credits

This course investigates principles of human learning and memory, including classical/operant conditioning and explicit/implicit forms of memory.

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260 Lifespan Development

4 Credits

This course overviews the various physical, cognitive, social, and psychological forces which shape human development from conception through death.

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300 Professional Seminar

2 Credits

This course is concerned with career development, professional skills in psychology, work in the discipline, graduate school and ethics within psychology.

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303 Child and Adolescent Psychology

4 Credits

This course investigates how the developing child’s and adolescent’s physical, cognitive, and socioemotional growth impact their daily lives.

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305 Adulthood and Aging

4 Credits

This course includes discussions of the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social aspects of aging.

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309 Abnormal Psychology

4 Credits

This course is a study of various psychological disorders including contributing factors, diagnosis, and methods of treatment.

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312 Research Methods in Psychology

4 Credits

This research course stresses student involvement in all phases of human experimentation.

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315 Theories of Personality

4 Credits

This course reviews historical and contemporary theories of personality in terms of content, research, and application.

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316 Experimental Social Psychology and Lab

4 Credits

This course investigates the influence of others and our environment, including social cognition and perception, attitudes, and conformity.

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333 Cognitive Psychology and Lab

4 Credits

Explores human thinking, including attention, decision making, and problem solving.

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344 Introduction to Behavior Modification

4 Credits

This course investigates the application of learning principles to desensitization, modeling, contingency management, and self-control.

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355 Forensic and Legal Psychology

4 Credits

This course investigates the psychological dimensions that apply to forensic and legal settings.  

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401 History and Systems of Psychology

4 Credits

This course examines historical events, philosophical movements, and social/cultural trends related to psychology.

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405 Psychology of Gender

4 Credits

This course explores gender as a psychological and social factor that influences our experiences and the implications of these individual differences.

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411 Psychological Testing

4 Credits

This course studies the use, administration, and interpretation of standardized psychological tests, including norms, reliability, validity, and ethics in testing.

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421 Psychology of Counseling and Lab

4 Credits

This course examines the various theories of counseling and psychotherapy with basic training in listening and counseling skills.

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422 Group Counseling

4 Credits

This course examines group dynamics, leadership skills, group stages and processes, therapeutic factors, planning and forming a group, and ethical considerations.

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432 Brain and Behavior and Lab

4 Credits

This course examines neuroscience topics such as neuron structure and function, the biological basis of learning, brain damage, and neuroplasticity.

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440 Developmental Psychology Seminar

4 Credits

This is an integrative topics course in developmental psychology.

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450 Psychology Capstone

2 Credits

This course is an integrative education experience in which students read and discuss classic works of important psychologists through history.

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461 Special Topics

1-4 Credits

This course is a discussion of current areas of inquiry in the field of psychology.

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462 Internship in Psychology

1-4 Credits

This is a practical supervised experience working with professionals in the community doing psychology related work.

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463 Research in Psychology

1-4 Credits

This is a supervised experience in conducting original psychological research.

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