2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Feb 25, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

PSY 1480 - Abnormal Psychology


Goals: To introduce students to current perspectives on major forms of psychopathology; classification, assessment and diagnosis; and etiology, course, and treatment of disorders.

Content: Various forms of psychopathology (e.g., anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, personality disorders) understood within a bio-psycho-social framework; etiology, course, and treatment of disorders; issues in classification, assessment, and diagnosis; contemporary issues in mental health and mental illness.

Taught: Every semester

Prerequisite: PSY 1330 or equivalent (grade of C- or better)

Credits: 4