Current Major Requirements

Psychology Major Roadmap

Course

Title

Units

Core Requirements

14

must

PSY 200

General Psychology (or equivalent)

3

earn

PSY 303

Psychology: The Major and Profession (online)

1

grades

PSY 305GW

Contemporary Issues in Psychology - GWAR

3

C or better

PSY 371

Introductory Psychological Statistics

3

CR for 303 and 690

PSY 400

Introduction to Research in Psychology

3

 

PSY 690

Future Directions for Psychology Majors (online)

1

 

Choose two Basic Courses from each Basic Area

 

18

Basic              Area 1

6

 

PSY 432

Cognitive Dev: Language, Thinking, Perception

 

PSY 492

Perception

PSY 493

Motivation

PSY 494

Cognitive Psychology

PSY 496

Cognitive Science: Models of Human Psychology

PSY 498

Cognitive Neuroscience: Psychological Models

PSY 531

Psycholinguistics

PSY 581

Physiological Psychology I

PSY 582

Physiological Psychology II

Basic             Area 2

6

 

PSY 430

Adolecent Psychology

 

PSY 431*

Developmental Psychology

*Note: Students may not take PSY 431 if they have taken/will take PSY 330

PSY 433

Social, Emotional and Personality Development

PSY 434

The Psychology of Aging

PSY 435

Behavior Problems of Children

PSY 436

The Development of Femaleness and Maleness (4)

PSY 442

Health Psychology

PSY 451

Theories of Personality

PSY 452

Abnormal Psychology

PSY 491

Learning

PSY 521

Introduction to Clinical Psychology

Basic               Area 3

6

 

PSY 440

Social Psychology

 

PSY 441

The Psychology of the Family

PSY 455

Cross-Cultural Psychology

PSY 456

Psychology of Human Sexual Behavior

PSY 461

Introducation to Industrial/Organizational Psychology

PSY 462

Personnel Psychology

PSY 463

Human Factors

PSY 465

The Psychology of Work Life Stress

PSY 466

Training and Development in Organizations

PSY 472

Introduction to Legal Psychology

PSY 474

Psychology of Social Justice

PSY 475

Psychology of Policing

PSY 525

Community Psychology

PSY 547

Social Conflict and Conflict Resolution

PSY 558/

Field Services Seminar(2)/

PSY 559

Psychological Field Service (1-3)

PSY 645

Group Processes

Electives

9

Upper Division Elective courses (these courses may come from the three previous areas or this elective category)

PSY 300

Current Issues in Psychology

 

PSY 320

Sex and Relationships

PSY 330*

Child Development
*Note: Students may not take PSY 330 if they have taken/will take PSY 431
PSY 443 Science of Happiness

PSY 450

Variations in Human Sexuality

PSY 495 Human Memory

PSY 571

Intermediate Psychological Statistics

PSY 601

Theoretical Backgrounds in Psychology

PSY 650

Research on Sexual Identity

PSY 668 Psychology of Leadership

PSY 680

Peer Advising Psychology

PSY 685

Projects in the Teaching of Psychology

PSY 693 Proseminar I
PSY 694 Proseminar II
PSY 697 Senior Project Preparation
PSY 698 Senior Project in Psychology
PSY 699 Independent Study in Psychology

Total units in Major

41