2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    May 29, 2024  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSY 200 - Introduction to the Psychology Major

Credits: 1
An introduction to psychology as a college major, including an overview of topics in psychology, careers in psychology, and preparation for additional study in psychology or closely-related disciplines.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Define and describe the major perspectives, research methods, and fields of psychology.
  2. Discuss the academic/scholastic requirements and available resources for students success in preparation for further study in bachelors or graduate degree programs in psychology, including study, research, and writing skills.
  3. Examine career options, career preparation, professional organizations, research opportunities, relevant licensure requirements, and other qualifications for career psychology at both the baccalaureate and graduate levels.
  4. Explore and analyze personal, academic, and career goals related to psychology.
  5. Formulate and create an academic and professional career plan related to psychology.

Prerequisite: None

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