Undergraduate Catalog

PSY 321 Abnormal Psychology

This course serves as an introduction to psychopathology in adults and children. Students will be introduced to the classification used by psychologists, the Diagnostic Statistical Manual. Disorders such as anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, cognitive disorders, personality disorders, and gender dysphoria will be covered. Historical background, causes, and some treatment approaches will also be included.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Prerequisite: C or better in PSY 101 or Psychology major or minor.

Distribution

Bachelors, Minor, Online, Undergraduate