Psychology - Associate in Arts
This major prepares students to transfer to California State Universities and University of California campuses for those interested in a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. In addition, the psychology major will provide a background for further study and careers in psychology, education, business, law, law enforcement, other social sciences, medicine and the allied health field. A grade of ‘C’ or better is required in each major course and major elective.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Read critically about topics in psychology thereby identifying problems, theses, arguments, evidence, and conclusions.
- Write critically about topics in psychology thereby addressing problems, formulating theses, making arguments, analyzing and weighing evidence, and deriving conclusions.
- Think critically in speaking about topics in psychology thereby articulating problems, stating theses, posing arguments, explaining evidence and communicating conclusions.
|MATH 063||Elementary Statistics||3|
|PSYCH 001||General Psychology||3|
|PSYCH 018||Introduction to Research Methods||3|
|PSYCH 030||Introduction to Biological Psychology||3|
|Select 6 units from the following:||6|
|Psychology of Stress Reduction|
|Psychology of Women: Global Perspective|
|Violence Against Women: Cross-Cultural Perspective|
|Personal Growth and Adjustment|
|Marriage, Family, and Intimate Relationships|
Recommended Electives from Related Disciplines
|Select 3 units from the following:||3|
|Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology|
|Introduction to Sociology|
|General Education Requirements||39|