Psychology - Fall 2017

General Psychology — 3077
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Lisa M. Leavitt

Students will demonstrate an understanding of theories and research as they apply to fundamental concepts in psychology. As they complete readings and activities on the history of psychology, models of learning, biology and behavior, personality theory, psychological disorders, social psychology and other selected topics students will apply their knowledge to better understand the causes of thought, feeling, and behavior. They will be able to comprehend and apply the methods of scientific inquiry to the science of psychology. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 111
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Life Span Development — 3078
PSY 2510 – 3 credits
Robert J. Graham

Students will demonstrate an understanding of human development from conception to late adulthood. Students are expected to engage in critical thinking concerning the developmental processes and issues characterizing the various stages of the life cycle. Emphases will be placed on integrating theory and research and appreciating the practical application of life span development to real-life concerns and problems. Prerequisite: PSY 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 111
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
Interpersonal/Group Dynamics — 3068
PSY 2540 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

Students will demonstrate mastery of the theories involved in both interpersonal relations and group dynamics and will be able to apply those theories to their own lives. They will be familiar with the research in both areas and be able to critically analyze various types of group process. Students will do a process observation of an interpersonal and/or group interaction. Students will be committed to learning by experiential and more traditional methods. Prerequisite: PSY 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am