Psychology (PSYC)

PSYC 1A  Introduction to Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 110)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Advisory: Eligibility for READ 100 or completion of AMLA 33R

Psychological approaches to the study of behavior and mental processes. Topics include the history of psychology, psychological research methods, biological psychology, sensation and perception, consciousness, learning, memory, cognition, intelligence, language, lifespan development, motivation and emotion, applied psychology (e.g., gender and sexuality and stress and health), social psychology, personality, psychological disorders, and psychological treatment.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202121186PSYC:1AMW6:20am - 7:45amK. Laub26A-2670
Fall 202121187PSYC:1AMW8:00am - 9:25amA. Melkonian26A-2690
Fall 202121226PSYC:1AMW9:45am - 11:10amK. Laub26A-2690
Fall 202121228PSYC:1AMW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Willis26A-2670
Fall 202121286PSYC:1AMW1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Willis26A-2871
Fall 202121287PSYC:1AMW3:00pm - 4:25pmA. Perry26A-2690
Fall 202121288PSYC:1AMW6:30pm - 7:55pmT. Graham26A-2670
Fall 202121290PSYC:1AMW6:30pm - 7:55pmJ. Kandus26A-2690
Fall 202121291PSYC:1AMW8:15pm - 9:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202121293PSYC:1AM8:00am - 9:25amT. Shaw26A-2670
Fall 202121810PSYC:1AM9:45am - 11:10amS. Chhun26A-2670
Fall 202121812PSYC:1AM1:15pm - 2:40pmT. Shaw26A-2670
Fall 202121817PSYC:1AM3:00pm - 4:25pmV. Agars26A-2670
Fall 202122052PSYC:1AM4:45pm - 6:10pmV. Agars26A-2670
Fall 202122056PSYC:1AW8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122114PSYC:1AMW9:45am - 11:10amA. Couch26D-G290
Fall 202122115PSYC:1AW1:15pm - 2:40pmA. Perry26A-2670
Fall 202122116PSYC:1AW3:00pm - 4:25pmR. Sulman26A-2670
Fall 202122117PSYC:1AW4:45pm - 6:10pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122118PSYC:1ATR9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122119PSYC:1ATR1:15pm - 2:40pmD. Pueblos26A-2670
Fall 202122120PSYC:1ATR3:00pm - 4:25pmK. Joneja26A-3630
Fall 202122121PSYC:1AT3:00pm - 6:10pmE. Berbiar26A-2670
Fall 202122122PSYC:1AT4:45pm - 6:10pmZ. Keo-Trang26A-2831
Fall 202122123PSYC:1AT6:30pm - 7:55pmS. Chhun26A-2670
Fall 202122124PSYC:1AR6:30pm - 7:55pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202124881PSYC:1ATR9:45am - 11:50am26D-2431

PSYC 1AH  Introduction to Psychology - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 110)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program
Advisory: Eligibility for READ 100 or completion of AMLA 33R

Psychological approaches to the study of behavior and mental processes. Topics include the history of psychology, psychological research methods, biological psychology, sensation and perception, consciousness, learning, memory, cognition, intelligence, language, lifespan development, motivation and emotion, applied psychology (e.g., gender and sexuality and stress and health), social psychology, personality, psychological disorders, and psychological treatment. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both PSYC 1A and PSYC 1AH.

PSYC 1B  Biological Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 150)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Biological mechanisms of behavior. Includes evolution and genetics with emphasis on neuronal and synaptic transmission. Develops a conceptual framework and awareness of the scientific method. Stresses specific methods of investigation for the discipline.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122144PSYC:1BMW11:30am - 12:55pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122145PSYC:1BMW11:30am - 12:55pmJ. Pellitteri26A-2811
Fall 202122146PSYC:1BTR9:45am - 11:10amJ. Kandus26A-2620
Fall 202122147PSYC:1BTR11:30am - 12:55pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122148PSYC:1BTR1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Pellitteri26A-2620

PSYC 3  Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 205B)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH and (PSYC 10 or MATH 110 or MATH 110H)

Research methods in psychology. Includes systematic observation, research design, survey development, execution and analysis of experimental and other research methods, and American Psychological Association (APA) publication style writing.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122152PSYC:3M8:00am - 11:10amT. Graham26D-3210
W8:00am - 11:10amT. Graham26D-3210
Fall 202122153PSYC:3M11:30am - 2:40pmS. Bacigalupi26A-2891
W11:30am - 2:40pmS. Bacigalupi26A-2891
Fall 202122665PSYC:3M6:30pm - 9:40pmZ. Keo-Trang26D-3210
Fall 202122667PSYC:3T8:00am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122668PSYC:3R8:00am - 11:10amC. Powell26A-2891
Fall 202122669PSYC:3T11:30am - 2:40pmS. Bacigalupi26A-2891
R11:30am - 2:40pmS. Bacigalupi26A-2891
Fall 202124900PSYC:3T8:00am - 11:10amC. PowellONLINE-XXXX

PSYC 3H  Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology - Honors

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 205B)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the honors program and (PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH) and (PSYC 10 or MATH 110 or MATH 110H)

Research methods in psychology. Includes systematic observation, research design, survey development, execution and analysis of experimental and other research methods, and American Psychological Association (APA) publication writing style. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both PSYC 3 and PSYC 3H.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122670PSYC:3HT11:30am - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
R11:30am - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202124529PSYC:3HR11:30am - 2:40pmM. KolchakianONLINE-XXXX

PSYC 5  Psychology of Reasoning and Problem Solving

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

The components involved in reasoning and problem solving from a psychological perspective. These components assess many facets of the critical thinking process, including perception, learning, memory, thought and language, reasoning, argument, hypothesis testing, likelihood and uncertainty, decision making (logical fallacies, heuristics, cognitive distortions), problem solving, creativity, and behavior modification. This course also contains a practical application element involving systematic introspection and analysis of one's cognitive processes.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122671PSYC:5MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Pellitteri26A-2811
Fall 202122672PSYC:5TR8:00am - 9:25amA. Couch26A-2811

PSYC 10  Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
UC Credit Limitation

Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71X or MATH 71B or (eligibility for MATH 110)
Advisory: PSYC 1A and SOC 1

Statistical principles of the behavioral sciences emphasizing research design, scales of measurement, distributions, graphing, descriptive statistics, measures of central tendency, measures of variability, z-test, independent and dependent t-tests, inferential statistics, confidence intervals, linear correlations and regression, and analysis of variance, including multivariate factorial designs and chi square analyses. Statistical analyses through the use of computerized statistical packages are interpreted through lab experience.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122676PSYC:10M8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
W8:00am - 9:25amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122679PSYC:10M9:45am - 11:10amS. Blacksher26A-2891
W9:45am - 11:10amS. Blacksher26A-2891
Fall 202122680PSYC:10M11:30am - 2:40pmM. Dowdle26D-3210
W11:30am - 2:40pmM. Dowdle26D-3210
Fall 202122681PSYC:10M3:00pm - 6:10pmB. Ingersoll26D-3210
W3:00pm - 6:10pmB. Ingersoll26D-3210
Fall 202122682PSYC:10M6:30pm - 9:40pmK. Beals26A-2891
W6:30pm - 9:40pmK. Beals26A-2891
Fall 202122683PSYC:10T8:00am - 11:10amM. Dowdle26D-3210
R8:00am - 11:10amM. Dowdle26D-3210
Fall 202122684PSYC:10T3:00pm - 6:10pmY. Farah26A-2891
R3:00pm - 6:10pmY. Farah26A-2891
Fall 202124901PSYC:10M8:00am - 9:25amS. BlacksherONLINE-XXXX
W8:00am - 9:25amS. BlacksherONLINE-XXXX

PSYC 14  Developmental Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 180)
UC Credit Limitation

Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Psychological principles of human development across the lifespan, from birth to death. This course does not fulfill the Title 22 requirements for Child Development majors.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122685PSYC:14MW8:00am - 9:25amK. Laub26A-2821
Fall 202122687PSYC:14MW9:45am - 11:10amJ. Willis26A-2821
Fall 202122688PSYC:14MW1:15pm - 2:40pmL. Silva26A-2811
Fall 202122689PSYC:14MW1:15pm - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122690PSYC:14MW3:00pm - 4:25pmC. Tan26A-2620
Fall 202122691PSYC:14MW4:45pm - 6:10pmC. Tan26A-2620
Fall 202122692PSYC:14TR9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122693PSYC:14TR11:30am - 12:55pmL. Silva26A-2811
Fall 202122694PSYC:14TR3:00pm - 4:25pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122695PSYC:14T7:00pm - 10:10pmE. Berbiar26A-2811

PSYC 14H  Developmental Psychology - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 180)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors program

Psychological principles of human development across the lifespan, from birth to death. This course does not fulfill the Title 22 requirements for Child Development majors. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both PSYC 14 and PSYC 14H.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122704PSYC:14HTR1:15pm - 2:40pmNotEntered-XXXX

PSYC 15  Introduction to Child Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Examines the psychology of the child from conception through adolescence. Emphasis on physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development as it pertains to the child's psychological experiences. Includes psychological disorders and therapies specific to children and adolescents. This course does not fulfill Title 22 requirement for child development majors.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122706PSYC:15MW9:45am - 11:10amNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202122707PSYC:15TR9:45am - 11:10amD. Pueblos26A-2831
Fall 202122708PSYC:15TR11:30am - 12:55pmNotEntered-XXXX
Fall 202124884PSYC:15MW9:45am - 11:50amNotEntered-XXXX

PSYC 17  Introduction to Human Services

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH or SOC 1 or SOC 1H

History, philosophy and development of human services in America. Explores careers in human services, self-exploration in matching personal and professional interests to entry levels of human services employment.

PSYC 19  Abnormal Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 120)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH

Psychological, biological, and sociocultural approaches to understanding abnormal behavior, including DSM-5 psychiatric disorders such as anxiety, depressive, and psychotic disorders. The exploration of psychological principles underlying psychopathology.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122710PSYC:19MW8:00am - 9:25amA. Couch26A-2831
Fall 202122712PSYC:19W7:00pm - 10:10pmE. Berbiar26A-2831

PSYC 20  Introduction to Social Psychology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 170)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Individual human behavior in relation to the social behavior and social influences on behavior. Topics include: aggression, prejudice and stereotypes, interpersonal attraction, attitudes and attitude change, conformity and obedience, group phenomena, gender roles, cultural norms, person perception, and social cognition and perception.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122719PSYC:20TR11:30am - 12:55pmC. Louie26A-2821

PSYC 25  The Psychology of Women

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: PSYC 1A (taken prior or concurrently) and ENGL 1A (taken prior or concurrently)

A biopsychosocial analysis of the role of gender in the experience of women. Psychological, sociocultural and biological factors, and current scholarly research relating to women's gender identity, development, socialization, motivation, mental health, and relationships.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122720PSYC:25MW1:15pm - 2:40pmJ. Kandus26A-2821
Fall 202122721PSYC:25TR8:00am - 9:25amG. Klee26A-2670

PSYC 26  Psychology of Sexuality

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: PSY 130)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Explores the factors involved in establishing and maintaining intimate sexual relationships. The focus of the course is on the findings of social psychologists concerning sexuality and love relationships in our culture.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122723PSYC:26MW11:30am - 12:55pmA. Perry26A-2831
Fall 202122724PSYC:26TR9:45am - 11:10amG. Klee26A-2811
Fall 202122725PSYC:26TR1:15pm - 2:40pmK. Joneja26A-2831

PSYC 33  Psychology for Effective Living

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, C-ID #: PSY 115)
Lecture: 54   

Emphasis on comprehension and application of psychological principles to daily life and personal growth. Topics include interpersonal relationships, sexuality, self and social influence, positive psychology, career and work, marriage and intimate relationships, parenting, aging, physical health, and other circumstances encountered in the life cycle. Considers personality development, psychological disorders, and therapeutic approaches, while emphasizing the importance of multicultural sensitivity and scientific research in the aforementioned topics.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202122731PSYC:33MW3:00pm - 4:25pmL. Silva26A-2831
Fall 202122732PSYC:33TR1:15pm - 2:40pmL. Silva26A-2811

PSYC 99  Special Projects in Psychology

1-3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 18-54   
Prerequisite: PSYC 1A or PSYC 1AH and Eligibility for ENGL 1A or ENGL 1AH
Advisory: READ 100

Offers selected students recognition for their academic interest in psychology and the opportunity to explore the discipline of psychology in greater depth. The content of the course and the methods of study vary from semester to semester and depend on the particular project under consideration.

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