2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 17, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY380: Abnormal Psychology

3 Credit(s)
This course examines the characteristics of abnormal behavior and mental disorders. Topics include historical foundations, present-day theoretical perspectives, diagnostic and research techniques, signs and symptoms of mental disorders, and an in-depth exploration of several currently widespread conditions, including, but not limited to, the anxiety disorders, somatoform and dissociative disorders, mood disorders, and schizophrenia. The current edition of the multiaxial Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders will serve as the explanatory basis for the description and analysis of these dysfunctional conditions.
Prerequisite(s): PSY100 .