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Active as of Fall Semester 2017

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Abnormal Psychology

2. Course Prefix & Number:
PSYC 2470

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

4. Course Description:

This course examines psychological disorders, their causes and available treatments. Topics covered include anxiety, mood disorders, substance-related disorders, eating disorders, schizophrenia and disorders of childhood and adolescence. The difference between normal and disordered functioning and relevant social, economic, cultural and historical contexts will also be discussed. Applicable research will be reviewed in terms of cultural diversity implications from both historical and current perspectives.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

PSYC 2470 - Abnormal Psychology

A total of 1 Course(s) from...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
PSYC 2421General Psychologycr.
PSYC 2423Honors General Psychologycr.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

PSYC 2470 - Abnormal Psychology

There are no corequisites for this course.