Jan 27, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Suggested Four-Year Program of Study: PSYC-BS (HEAP)


 

Psychology Major, B.S. (Health Professions Concentration)

 
FRESHMAN YEAR (31-35 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
ENGL 1010 - Critical Reading and Expository Writing   3 ENGL 1020 - Critical Thinking and Argumentation   3
BIOL 1110 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture I   4 BIOL 1120 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture II   4
BIOL 1111 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory I   0 BIOL 1121 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory II                       0
PSYC 1310 - Introduction to Psychology   3 CHEM 1120 - General Chemistry Lecture II   4
CHEM 1110 - General Chemistry Lecture I   4 CHEM 1121 - General Chemistry Laboratory II   0

CHEM 1111 - General Chemistry Laboratory I  

0

MATH 1530 - Probability and Statistics - Noncalculus  or

MATH 1910 - Calculus I  

 

3-4

CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  or Proficiency exam * 0-3 SOCI 1020 - Introduction to Sociology   3
Fall Total 14-17 Spring Total 17-18

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR (30-32 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
Fine Arts Course 3 PSYC 2800 - Child Psychological Science   3
CHEM 2010 - Organic Chemistry Lecture I   3 CHEM 2020 - Organic Chemistry Lecture II   3
CHEM 2011 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory I   2 CHEM 2021 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory II   2

PHYS 2010 - General Physics I-Noncalculus /PHYS 2011 - General Physics Laboratory I-Noncalculus  or 

PHYS 2110 - Technical Physics I-Calculus Based  

4-5

PHYS 2020 - General Physics II-Noncalculus /PHYS 2021 - General Physics Laboratory II-Noncalculus  or            

PHYS 2120 - Technical Physics II-Calculus Based   

4-5
PSYC 2000 - Social Psychology   3 HIST 2010 - The United States to 1877   3
PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series   0 PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series   0
Fall Total 15-16 Spring Total 15-16

 

JUNIOR YEAR (31 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
BIOL 3100 - General Genetics   3 PSYC 3060 - Design and Analysis II   3
PSYC 3050 - Design and Analysis I   3 PSYC 3061 - Design and Analysis II Lab   1
PSYC 3051 - Design and Analysis I Lab   1 BIOL 4167 - Biochemistry of Metabolism   3

PSYC 2500 - Behavior Analysis: Theory and Practice  or

PSYC 3600 - Cognition  or

PSYC 4317 - Sensation and Perception  

 

3

 

COMM 2055 - Argumentation and Debate  

3

BIOL 4147 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules   3 PHIL 2640 - Science and the Modern World   3

BIOL 4157 - Biochemistry of Macromolecules Lab  or

BIOL 4177 - Biochemistry of Metabolism Lab  

 

2

PSYC 3707 - Behavioral Neuroscience  

3

PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series   0 PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series                          0
Fall Total 15 Spring Total 16

 

SENIOR YEAR (28-29 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits

PSYC 4707 - Advanced Behavioral Neuroscience  or

BIOL 4360 - Evolution  or

PSYC 4407 - Psychopharmacology  or

BIOL 4277 - Neurobiology  

 

 

6-7

 

PSYC 4010 - History and Systems of Psychology                   

3

PSYC 4100 - An Introduction to the Study of Personality  or

PSYC 4817 - Psychological Measurement  

 

3

PSYC 4320 - Abnormal Psychology  

3

HIST 2020 - The United States since 1877   3 Humanities Course 3
Literature Course 3 Free Elective Course 4
PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series   0 PSYC 2020 - Psychological Speaker Series   0
Fall Total 15-16 Spring Total 13

TOTAL = 120 credits

Note:


Proficiency exam may be taken for 0 credit in lieu of CSCI 1100 . Must be completed to meet Graduation requirements. Those students who complete the proficiency exam and are short credits towards their total degree requirements may be required to take additional electives.