The BA Major in Psychology

*Completed courses are highlighted in red.

Required Courses (15 credits):

PSYC 1101 Introduction to Psychology 3
PSYC 1201 Orientation to the Psychology Major 1
PSYC 2311 Elementary Psychological Statistics 4
PSYC 3311 Research Methods in Psychology 4
PSYC 5111 Seminar in Psychology 3

One Biological Basis of Behavior and Mental Processes course (3 or 4 credits):

PSYC 3213 Sensation and Perception 3
PSYC 3217 Biological Psychology 3
PSYC 3227 Biological Psychology Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 3319 Human Neuropsychology 3

One Learning and Cognition course (3 or 4 credits):

PSYC 3214 Cognitive Psychology 3
PSYC 3224 Cognitive Psychology Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 3220 Learning 3
PSYC 3225 Learning Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 3216 Motivation and Emotion 3

One Social/Developmental course (3 credits):

PSYC 1212 Child Psychology 3
PSYC 1213 Adolescent Psychology 3
PSYC 1214 Adult Development 3
PSYC 1215 (WMST 1215) Psychology of Gender 3
PSYC 2212 Developmental Psychology 3
PSYC 2216 Social Psychology 3
PSYC 3212 Advanced Social Psychology 3

One Fieldwork/Applied course (3 credits):

PSYC 1216 Industrial/Organizational Psychology 3
PSYC 1219 Sports Psychology 3
PSYC 1222 International Psychology 3
PSYC 1223 Psychology of Religion 3
PSYC 2315 Laboratory Research Experience 3
PSYC 3408-3413 Internship in Psychology 3/6

One Clinical/Professional course (3 credits):

PSYC 1211 Psychology of Adjustment 3
PSYC 1218 Drug and Alcohol Abuse 3
PSYC 1221 Exceptional Child Psychology 3
PSYC 2211 Personality Concepts 3
PSYC 2213 Adult-Child Relations 3
PSYC 2214 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSYC 2215 Psychological Testing 3

Experiential Learning Requirement (One class; DOES NOT constitute additional credits):

PSYC 2315 Laboratory Research Experience 3
PSYC 3408-3413 Internship in Psychology 3/6
Any other PSYC course with an explicit service-learning component 3

Laboratory Requirement (one laboratory credit):

must be completed with the co-requisite of the related 3 credit course

PSYC xxxx

Psychology Electives

12 credits, with at least 6 credits at the 2000-level or higher

PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx