2016-2017 Catalog

Psychology Emphasis AA Degree

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

PSYC 1000GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

4

MATH 1000PROBLEM SOLVING

3

OR

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

US GOVERNMENT

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE

3

ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

3

OR

ENGL 2005TECHNICAL WRITING

3

PHIL 1000INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY

3

OR

SOC 1080INTRO TO WOMEN'S STUDIES

3

ANTH 1200INTRODUCTION TO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY

3

OR

ANTH 2210NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS

3

BIOL 1010GENERAL BIOLOGY

4

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:17

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

PSYC 2300DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

3

STAT 2070STATISTICS FOR SOC SCIENCE

4

PSYC 2080PSYCHOBIOLOGY

3

OR

PSYC 2210DRUGS AND BEHAVIOR

3

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

4

COMM 1010PUBLIC SPEAKING

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

PSYC 2000RESEARCH PSYCHOLOGY METHODS

4

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

4

CHEM 1000INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY

4

PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE

3

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 66

Recommended Electives:Intro to Counseling (PSYC 2050), Abnormal Psychology (PSYC 2340), Ethics & Diversity (PSYC 1060), Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (PSYC 1300), Psychology of Adjustment (PSYC 2330), Social Psychology (PSYC 2380), and Internship (PSYC 2470).

Please note that some Psychology courses are offered only in the Fall, Spring, or alternate years.

These suggested courses should meet all University of Wyoming A&S and Psychology Department requirements. PSYC 2340 and PSYC 2380 fill mandated courses. The suggested programs should also meet requirements at most transfer institutions as the first two years of a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Some psychology courses are designed to serve other majors and may be designated as upper division courses at universities. In all cases, check with your academic advisor.