Credit Course Schedules

Psychology - Spring 2020

General Psychology — 3789
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 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall, spring; C fall, spring; Online fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 111
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Child Development — 3842
PSY 2520 – 3 credits
Deborah H. Deppas

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: ENG 1510. J fall, spring; C fall, spring; Online fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Jan 13 – May 14 Mon, Wed 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Abnormal Behavior — 3784
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: ENG 1510. J fall, spring; C fall, spring; Online fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 123
Jan 14 – May 14 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm