Psychology - Fall 2018

General Psychology — 3600
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Joshua L. Zeiders-Weber

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
General Psychology — 3601
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Canose

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 251
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
General Psychology — 3603
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
General Psychology — 3604
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
General Psychology — 3609
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Cindy L. Hinz

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Oct 2 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:15 pm
General Psychology — 3610
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
General Psychology — 3611
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
General Psychology — 3614
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Canose

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 251
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
General Psychology — 3884
PSY 1510 – 3 credits
Cindy L. Hinz

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Oct 25 – Dec 13 Thu 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Life Span Development — 3616
PSY 2510 – 3 credits
Tammy S. Smith

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Life Span Development — 3617
PSY 2510 – 3 credits
Tara L. Swan

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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Child Development — 3625
PSY 2520 – 3 credits
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will demonstrate an understanding of development from conception to adolescence, including knowledge of research methods, theories, and factual information. They will apply that knowledge to important issues that affect children from diverse cultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Through a series of exercises, students will improve their ability to observe children and write about what they observe. Prerequisite: PSY 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 208
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Social Psychology — 3629
PSY 2530 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

Students will demonstrate mastery of theories and research in the field of social psychology. The course focus is on the influence of groups on individuals. Topics include prejudice, aggression, conformity, group decision making, and leadership. Students apply class material to real-life situations and will demonstrate an understanding of cultural diversity, including ethnic, racial, and gender issues. Prerequisite: PSY 1510 or SOC 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 249
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Interpersonal/Group Dynamics — 3630
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

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 254
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Abnormal Behavior — 3637
PSY 2560 – 3 credits
Frank J. Corapi

Students will demonstrate mastery of past and current theoretical perspectives on abnormal behavior. Students will critically evaluate issues relating to the classification, etiology, and treatment of basic abnormal behavior categories identified in the most current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Applications are made to specific case studies. Prerequisite: PSY 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 271
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm