Psychology Courses: Prerequisites & Sequencing

Course Level Course Number and Name Prerequisites:
First Year PSY 001 General Psychology No prerequisites
  MA 005 Statistics No prerequisites
Sophomore* PSY 013 Experimental Psychology with Lab (can be taken in the first year if prerequisites are completed) PSY 001, MA 005
    Upper Division Standing &:

 

PSY 115 Child Development ** PSY 001
  PSY 117 Lifespan Development ** PSY 001
  PSY 121 Psychology of Learning with Lab PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013
  PSY 122 Social Psychology PSY 001, MA 005, & PSY 013
  PSY 123 Clinical Neuropsychology with Lab PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013
  PSY 124 Sensation & Perception with Lab PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013
  PSY 131 Abnormal Psychology PSY 001, major or minor only
  PSY 132 Cultural Psychology PSY 001
Junior* PSY 120 Cognitive Psychology with Lab PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013
  PSY 125 Behavioral Neuroscience with Lab PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013
  PSY 140 Theories of Personality PSY 001, Junior standing or permission of instructor
  PSY 141 Fundamentals of Clinical & Counseling Psychology PSY 001, PSY 131 Junior standing or permission of instructor
Senior* PSY 111 History & Systems of Psychology

PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013,

PHI 006, Junior standing or permission of instructor

  PSY 196 Capstone Senior Practicum in Psychology PSY 001 , PSY 131, PSY 141, Senior standing or permission of instructor
  PSY 197 Capstone Senior Research in Psychology I

PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013,

1 upper division lab course, Senior standing or permission of instructor

  PSY 198 Capstone Senior Research in Psychology II

PSY 001, MA 005, PSY 013,

PSY 197, Senior standing or permission of instructor

* Level at which these courses are taught and rank at which students are expected to take them

**Only one of PSY 115 or PSY 117 may count for major credit