Psychology

Associate in Arts

Psychology

The Social Science-Psychology program explores psychology, human behavior and contemporary societal studies, and introduces liberal arts studies. Students are exposed to a diversity of thought and people. With course work that examines a variety of academic disciplines and modes of inquiry, students have opportunities to increase self-awareness, interpersonal skills, creativity and civic awareness. Students are expected to recognize and analyze ethical dilemmas, and also develop frames of reference necessary for critical thinking and problem solving.

 

First Semester

  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • HIS 101 Western Civilization I
  • PSY 101 General Psychology
  • Humanities Elective
  • Mathematics Elective

 

Second Semester

  • ENG 102 English Composition II
  • HIS 102 Western Civilization II
  • PSY 111 Human Growth and Development
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 
  • Humanities Elective
  • Mathematics Elective

 

Third Semester

  • ENG 202 Introduction to Speech Communication
  • PSY 212 Educational Psychology and Assessment
  • Computer Science Elective
  • Science Elective
  • Social Science Elective

 

Fourth Semester

  • POL 102 American Government
  • PSY 211 Abnormal Psychology
  • Humanities Elective
  • Open Elective
  • Science Elective