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SLCC Catalog

   
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog
Salt Lake Community College
   
 
  Oct 20, 2017
 
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog 
  
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog

Course Descriptions

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Course Numbering Information:
Courses at SLCC are identified by an alphabetic prefix (two to four letters) followed by a four-digit number. Numbers beginning with a “1” generally indicate a course designed primarily for freshmen (such as ENGL 1010 ); numbers beginning with a “2” generally indicate courses designed primarily for sophomores (such as MATH 2010 ); numbers beginning with a “0” generally indicate preparatory courses that are non-transferable (such as WRTG 0990 ).

 

Psychology

  
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    PSY 1010 - General Psychology (SS)

    Credits: 3
    A basic survey of psychology examining the historical and current foundations supporting the scientific study of mind and behavior.


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    PSY 1100 - Lifespan Human Growth and Development (SS)

    Credits: 3
    A multidimensional approach to studying human growth and development across the lifespan involving theory, research, and practical applications.


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    PSY 1210 - Personal Growth & Development

    Credits: 3
    Introduction to the psychology of adjustment which combines research-based theory with personal application. Explores techniques for better adjustment and understanding effects of personal behavior on others.


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    PSY 2000 - Psychology CO-OP Education

    Credits: 2-4
    Supervised work experience with specific learning objectives in a business, industrial or government environment to provide learning on the job and in the program major.

    Prerequisite: PSY 1010 , Sophomore standing, 2.0 GPA and study related employment


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    PSY 2010 - Psy as a Science & Profession

    Credits: 3
    Students learn and develop skills in critical thinking and critical analysis of basic research in psychology, information gathering in psychological research, basic APA format for writing and references, and course and career options for pursuing the field of psychology.

    Prerequisite: PSY 1010  and ENGL 1010 


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    PSY 2250 - Personality Theory

    Credits: 3
    An introduction to the psychological study of personality which focuses on personality theory, personality assessment techniques and personality change with emphasis on developing a scientific approach to understanding self.

    Prerequisite: ENGL 1010  and PSY 1010 


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    PSY 2300 - Abnormal Psychology

    Credits: 3
    An introduction to the psychological science of mental disorders including problems of emotion, mood, mind, schizophrenia and personality disorders. Diagnosis and treatment will also be considered.

    Prerequisite: ENGL 1010  and PSY 1010 


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    PSY 2400 - Eco-Psychology

    Credits: 3
    Blended class, online and field school combination. Ecopsychology is the interaction of self and the environment. Examines how the environment affects us and how we impact the environment.

    Prerequisite: PSY 1010 
    Additional Course Fee Required


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    PSY 2710 - Brain and Behavior

    Credits: 3
    This course examines the biology of behavior, emphasizing underlying neural mechanisms, the interaction between genes and environment, and evolutionary pressures that have shaped the mind.

    Prerequisite: PSY 1010


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    PSY 2900 - Special Topics in Psychology

    Credits: 1-3
    A faculty designed course which allow students to explore specific areas of psychological interest in a classroom setting.

    Prerequisite: PSY 1010 and instructor approval


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