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Psychology-Cl (PSYC)

PSYC 500 Ethics and Professional Practice in Psychology and Counseling (3) This course will familiarize students with the standards of ethical conduct related to research and practice in psychology and counseling.
Effective: Fall 2005
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology or Applied Psychological Research programs  

PSYC 501 Cultural Competency in Psychology (3) This course will familiarize students with the need for sensitivity to individual and group differences associated with culture and ethnicity.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology or Applied Psychological Research programs  

PSYC 502 Applied Social Psychology (3) An examination of social psychological applications to areas such as health, law, interpersonal relations, environment, politics, and other social issues.
Effective: Spring 1998
 

PSYC 510 Human Development and Growth (3) The course covers human development across the life span.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: Admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology program or permission of the program.  

PSYC 514 Preventive Psychology (3) This course focuses on the theoretical, conceptual, programmatic, and empirical issues currently in preventive psychology.
Effective: Fall 1999
Prerequisite: admission to program  

PSYC 515 Clinical Health Psychology (3) This course examines wellness maintenance, early detection, and the impact of health care on individuals and the community.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: admission to program  

PSYC 516 Child Health Psychology (3) This course will familiarize students with health issues in the context of child development and family systems.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology program  

PSYC 517 Psychopathology (3) A broad spectrum view of psychopathology including biological, social, cognitive, psychological, and neuropsychological approaches, is emphasized, with an applied focus.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: admission to program  

PSYC 518 Interviewing and Counseling (3) This course covers basic clinical interviewing and counseling techniques from both the didactic and experiential perspectives.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology program  

PSYC 519 Theories and Models of Psychotherapy (3) An advanced level of psychotherapies and applications in diverse settings.
Effective: Summer 2005
Prerequisite: PSYC 518  

PSYC 520 Research Methods (4) The course will review experimental, quasi-experimental designs, program evaluation, between subject designs, and within subject or intra-subject designs.
Effective: Fall 1999
Prerequisite: admission to program  

PSYC 521 Statistics (4) The nature, computation, computer analysis, interpretation, and APA-style write-up will be discussed for a number of statistical tests.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: PSYC 520 admission to program satisfactory performance on a statistics proficiency exam  

PSYC 524 Biological Basis of Behavior (3) This course focuses on biological determinants of behavior, including evolution, hormones, sensory systems, internal states, reproduction, emotions, learning, and memory.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology or Applied Psychological Research programs  

PSYC 525 Forensic Psychology (3) This course will explore social, cognitive, civil and criminal issues related to forensic psychology.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: admission to the Applied Clinical Psychology program  

PSYC 530 Research Paper (3) Supervised research in psychology for degree candidates.
Effective: Spring 2001
Prerequisite: PSYC 520, PSYC 521 and permission of the program  

PSYC 535 Behavioral Management (3) Analysis of determinants of behavior and behavioral ecology. Emphasis on data collection and data evaluation techniques.
Effective: Fall 1997
 

PSYC 540 Group Interventions (3) This course covers applications of psychotherapeutic techniques to a group setting.
Effective: Fall 2005
Prerequisite: PSYC 518  

PSYC 571 Tests and Measurements (3) Administration, analysis, and interpretation of psychological evaluation methods will be reviewed.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: permission of the Applied Clinical Psychology program  

PSYC 572 Neuropsychological Assessment (3) This course will review the biological bases of behavior, emphasizing brain-behavioral relationships and assessment of these relationships.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: PSYC 524, PSYC 571  

PSYC 594 Research Topics (1-18) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small group basis.
Effective: Summer 2003
 

PSYC 595 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction, including field experiences, practicums, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Spring 1995
 

PSYC 595A Clinical Practicum (1-18) Provides practicum experience component for interviewing and counseling course.
Effective: Fall 2005
Prerequisite: PSYC 500, PSYC 517, PSYC 518, PSYC 519 ; professional liability insurance  

PSYC 595B Clinical Internship (1-18) Supervised clinical experience in a community setting. This course is repeatable.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: PSYC 595A and professional liability insurance  

PSYC 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 1996
 

PSYC 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Spring 1995
 

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