Psychology Major Suggested Sequence of Courses

The following is a model for completing the Psychology major in four years. Only Psychology courses are listed.

First Year

PSY 1Introduction to Psychology

3

PSY 12Child/Human Development

3

Second Year

PSY 40Basic Statistical Methods

3

PSY 52Biological Psychology

3

PSY 52LBiological Psychology Lab

1.0-3.0

PSY 168Abnormal Psychology

3

PSY 187Careers in Psychology

3

Third Year

PSY 106Basic Research Methods

3

PSY 106LBasic Research Methods Lab

1.0-3.0

PSY 125Basic Communication Skills

3

PSY 132Personality Theory

3

PSY 145Social Psychology

3

 

PSY 134Learning and Memory Processes

3

or

PSY 160Cognition and Perception

3

 

PSY 1xxSpecialization Course

3

Fourth Year

PSY 1xxSpecialization Course

3

PSY 1xxSpecialization Course

3

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PSY 1xxPracticum Course

3