Course Descriptions - PSY

Psychology (PSY)

PSY 200 General Psychology
3 semester hours
Prerequisite: None Core Area IV ASOC TSOC
This course is a survey of behavior with an emphasis on psychological processes. This course includes the biological bases of behavior, thinking, emotion, motivation, and the nature and development of personality. (F, Sp, Su)

PSY 207 Psychology of Adjustment
3 semester hours
Prerequisite: PSY 200 ASOC
This course provides an understanding of the basic principles of mental health and an understanding of the individual modes of behavior. (on demand)

PSY 210 Human Growth and Development
3 semester hours
Prerequisite: PSY 200 Core Area IV ASOC TSOC
This course is a study of the psychological, social and physical factors that affect human behavior from conception to death. (F, Sp, Su)

PSY 220 Human Sexuality
3 semester hours
Prerequisite: PSY 200 ASOC
This course is a comprehensive and integrated approach to human sexuality emphasizing biological, psychological, social and emotional aspects. (on demand)

PSY 230 Abnormal Psychology
3 semester hours
Prerequisite: PSY 200 ASOC
This course is a survey of abnormal behavior and its social and biological origins. The anxiety related disorders, psychoses, personality disorders and mental deficiencies will be covered. (F, Sp, Su)