Psychology (PSYC)

PSYC 101  - Introduction to Psychology  (3 Credits)  

An introduction to and survey of the basic concepts and findings within the field of psychology.

Carolina Core: GSS

PSYC 103  - Psychology of Adjustment  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to theories and processes underlying and facilitating human adjustment in the community, family, and workplace.

PSYC 226  - Research Methods in Psychology  (3 Credits)  

Basic principles and methodology.

Prerequisites: PSYC 101 or SCHC 130.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research

PSYC 227  - Psychological Statistics  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to statistical methods essential for psychological research.

Prerequisites: PSYC 226 and MATH 111 or placement out of MATH 111.
PSYC 228  - Laboratory in Psychology  (2 Credits)  

Laboratory in psychology in which research methods and statistical methods are integrated. One lecture and one two-hour laboratory per week.

Prerequisites: PSYC 226 and PSYC 227.
PSYC 301  - Psychology of Marriage  (3 Credits)  

The psychological, physiological, and social characteristics of marriage.

Cross-listed course: WGST 301

PSYC 400  - Survey of Learning and Memory  (3 Credits)  

Research and applications concerning the acquisition of new behavior and knowledge, including accounts based on classical and instrumental conditioning and on information-processing models.

Prerequisites: PSYC 101 or SCHC 130.
PSYC 405  - Cognitive Psychology  (3 Credits)  

Research and theories on sensory memory, attention, short-term and working memory, human learning and forgetting, imagery, long-term memory, speech perception, reading, language, thinking and problem solving, and decision making.

PSYC 410  - Behavioral and Mental Disorders  (3 Credits)  

Covers the classification, diagnosis, etiological theories, and treatments of the major mental and emotional disorders.

Prerequisites: PSYC 101 or SCHC 130.
PSYC 420  - Survey of Developmental Psychology  (3 Credits)  

Psychological development from conception to late adulthood. Topics include physical, cognitive, and social processes associated with development at each stage of the life cycle.

Prerequisites: PSYC 101 or EDPY 335 or SCHC 130.