9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Dr. Timothy Moore，主席
诺尔斯大厅，二楼, Suite 207
The mission of the 心理学系 is to prepare undergraduate students to excel in the field of mental health by providing innovative teaching, action-oriented reSearch opportunities, 企业培训, as well as the skills and values needed for careers in a dynamic, 多元文化的全球环境.
The vision of the 心理学系 is to expand its interdisciplinary study of public health, 神经科学, and study abroad initiatives and develop graduate level program(s) in counseling and/or clinical psychology to meet the mental health, social and human needs of a global society.
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science
The 心理学系 provides specialized training for students planning professional careers in psychology, 社会学, 社会工作, 特殊教育服务. The Department offers a broad array of courses in psychology to provide a strong background for students who are planning careers in business, 教育, 法律, 医学, and 社会工作 as well as multiple professional careers in the psychology related fields. Students considering graduate studies in psychology should plan their major with the guidance of their assigned department advisor so that elective courses may be tailored to their specific career and 教育al goals. Students majoring in disciplines other than psychology and find psychology courses relevant to their 教育al goals are welcome to register for those classes after they have completed the prerequisite courses. 研究计划1. Bachelor of Arts Degree in 心理学 (122 Credits) 2. Bachelor of Science Degree in 心理学 (122 Credits) 3. Minor in 心理学 (18 Credits) Program of Study Bachelor of Arts Degree in 心理学 (122 Credits)
As a field of knowledge, 心理学 is based on both the biological and social sciences. The 心理学系 provides specialized training for students planning professional careers in psychology, 社会学, 社会工作, 特殊教育服务. The BS in 心理学 helps prepare students for a career in the medical profession. The department’s aims are to develop in students the abilities to question and think critically, to become independent investigators, and to impart a philosophy of appreciation for a developing and maturing science based on well-grounded experimental evidence.
BA students considering graduate studies in psychology should plan their major with the guidance of their assigned department advisor so that elective courses may be tailored to their specific career and 教育al goals. Students with majors other than psychology who find psychology courses relevant to their 教育al needs are welcome to register for those classes if they have taken the prerequisite courses.
A major in psychology requires a 52-55 range of credit hours in psychology in addition to CPSY 211 (General 心理学) which is a General Education Core Requirement. The following psychology courses must be included to obtain the degree in 心理学:
CPSY 371/L Experimental 心理学 w/Lab
CPSY 377 History/Systems of 心理学
CPSY 415 Physiological 心理学
The Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science in 心理学 require a total of 122 credit hours. Including General 心理学 (PSY 211), there is a mixture of courses in the major, 通识教育核心, and an optional minor that can be obtained while matriculating at CAU. The BA would require additional free electives whereas the BS would require specific hours in the STEM field of study.
In addition to regular classroom work, the Internship (PSY 488) course provides an opportunity for students to work in a psychological agency in order to acquire practical experience in psychological work and a better understanding of human relations.
A minor in psychology requires at least six (6) psychology courses. The following courses are required: CPSY 315, CPSY 377, CPSY 385, and CPSY 413. The remaining two courses can be selected by the student.
The following outline illustrates ways in which courses can be arranged for a degree in psychology. This is a suggested study plan, not a mandatory one.
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN PSYCHOLOGY (122 hours)
CGED 100 First Year Seminar I (1)
CENG 105 English Composition I (3)
Chis 201 u.S.、非洲与世界I (3)
CMAT 105微积分预备I (3)
CPED 101/2 Physical Education Requirement (1)
CGED 101 First Year Seminar II (1)
CENG 106 English Composition II (3)
Chis 202 u.S.、非洲与世界II (3)
CMAT 106微积分预备II (3)
CBIO 112 General Biology II (4)
CCIS 100 Information 技术 and Computer Application (3)
CENG 201/2 World Literature I or II (3)
CSTA 101 Fundamentals of Speech (3)
Foreign Language Requirement (3)
Foreign Language Requirement (3)
CPSY 377 History and Systems of 心理学 (3)
CPSY 415 Physiological 心理学 (3)
CREL/CPHI Philosophy/Religion Requirement (3)
CPSY 371/L Experimental 心理学 and Lab (4)
CHUM Humanities Requirement (3)