College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Psychology Minor

(May NOT be taken by majors in Psychology, Sociology or Behavioral Sciences)

Course Requirements

ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE: 

CourseCourse TitleUnits
PSY 202  Principles of Psychology 4
PSY 210 Mind Brain and Behavior 4
PSY 204 Research Methods in Psychology I 4

*Must take PSY 202 AND PSY 210 or PSY 204

CHOOSE A TOTAL OF SIX COURSES FROM THE FOLLOWING:

(A minimum of two must be chosen from each group)

Group 1. (8-17 units)

CourseCourse TitleUnits
PSY 303/L Physiological Psychology 5
PSY 334 Cognitive Processes 4
PSY 340 Educational Psychology 4
PSY 401 Social Psychology 4
PSY 402 Theories of Learning 4
PSY 410 History & Systems 4
PSY 460/A Sensation & Perception 4
PSY/SOC 307/A Statistics for Behavioral Sciences 4
PSY/SOC 345*/A Computer Methods in the Social Sciences 4
PSY 430 Program Evaluation 4

Group 2. (8-16 units)

CourseCourse TitleUnits
PSY 305 Basic Developmental Psychology 4
PSY 310 Child Psych: Early Childhood 4
PSY 311 Child Psych: Middle Years 4
PSY 312 Adolescent Psychology 4
PSY 314* Human Relations 4
PSY 321 Psychology of Identity 4
PSY 403 Psychology of Personality 4
PSY 412 Theories of Counseling 4
PSY 415 Abnormal Psychology 4
PSY 416 Psychological Testing 4
PSY 417* Basic Counseling Skills 4
PSY 425 Community Psychology 4
PSY 455 Human Sexual Behavior 4
SOC 328 Gender and Sexuality 4

TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED: 32-33

*These courses are only offered occasionally