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Abnormal Psychology

This course surveys a range of psychological disorders describing mental, emotional, and behavioral symptoms along with an emphasis on discussing the continuum of “normal” to “abnormal” in human behavior. Symptoms, nature and causes of psychological disorders are considered in addition to classification systems used to understand these abnormalities. Some attention will also be given to an overview of major psychological tests and measurements of the clinical interview and to major theories and techniques of therapeutic intervention. Prerequisite: PSY 180.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3


Last updated: 06/28/2021