Academic Catalog 2023-2024

PCY - Psychology

PCY 1003  General Psychology  (3 Units)  

A survey of psychology as an empirical/behavioral science. Topics include biological correlates of behavior, learning, cognition, emotion, motivation, personality, assessment, development, psychopathology, psychotherapy, and social psychology.

Letter grade.  
Also offered as PSY 1003.  
PCY 3008  Developmental Psychology - Birth Through Adolescence  (4 Units)  

A systematic study of the physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development of the individual from birth through adolescence.

PCY 3021  Abnormal Psychology  (3 Units)  

Study of etiology, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of various forms of abnormal behavior from various psychological perspectives.

Letter grade.  
Prerequisite(s): One of: FCS 1050, PCY 1003, PCY 3008, or consent of instructor.