Psychology (PSYC)

PSYC 1500 - Psy of Addict Behave&Sub Abuse (3 Credit Hours)

The purpose of this course focuses on addictive substances and their effects, therapy and counseling techniques, and methods of addiction recovery. Topics considered include drug taking behavior, illegal drugs, legal drugs, medicinal drugs, prevention, and substance abuse treatment.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

PSYC 2015 - Introduction To Psychology (3 Credit Hours)

The purpose of this course is to provide you with an introduction to psychological theory and research. Topics considered include the nature of psychology and its history, research practices, learning and conditioning, developmental psychology, personality, social psychology, psychopathology and psychotherapy.

Prerequisite(s): (MATH 0098 or DVMA 0098 or DVMA 0091 or MATH 0099 or DVMA 0099 or DVMA 0092 or MATH 1015 or MATH 1005 or ACT Math with a score of 17 or COMPASS Algebra with a score of 30 or ACCUPLACER Elementary Algebra with a score of 065 or ACCUPLACER College Level Math with a score of 020) and (ENGL 0098 or DVEN 0098 or DVEN 0091 or ENGL 0099 or DVEN 0099 or DVEN 0092 or ENGL 1015 or ACT English with a score of 17 or COMPASS English with a score of 39 or ACCUPLACER Sentence Skills with a score of 060)

(3/0/3)

PSYC 2040 - Developmental Psychology (3 Credit Hours)

The purpose of this course focuses on human growth and development throughout the lifespan. Topics include developmental milestones, major theories and perspectives as they explain the developmental stages, and the research to explore language, socioemotional, physical, and cognitive development.

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 2015

(3/0/3)

PSYC 2100 - Social Psychology (3 Credit Hours)

A course designed to focus on how we influence others and how others affect the way we think and behave. Topics include perception, attitudes, conformity, group processes, interpersonal attraction, aggression, and prejudice.

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 2015

(3/0/3)