Abnormal Psychology

Formerly: Adult Psychopathology The purpose of this course is to provide students with an introduction to abnormal psychology. Students will study psychological dysfunction that is associated with distress or impairment. Topics covered include serious mental illness as well as anxiety, stress, and personality disorders. Content is organized in accordance with the DSM-5 as part of an integrative approach that includes the interaction of biological, developmental, and social factors on the description, etiology, course and treatment of mental disorders. Prerequisite(s): PSY 1000. Fulfills: SOSC requirement in LS Core.

School

Liberal Arts

Program

Psychology

Course Number

PSY3410C

Section

A

Instructor

Gwyne White

Credits

4

Type

Online - Asynchronous

Start – End Dates

01/03/2022-01/18/2022