BA in Psychology—Recommended Academic Plan for Penn State World Campus

Effective Fall 2004—123 Credits

Stage 1—Build Foundations

3
PSYCH 100 ‐ Introduction to PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100

PSYCH 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GQ)Notes for: GQ Gen Ed

GQ Gen Ed

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts (Foreign Language 001)
4
General Education (GA)
3
Total credits 16

Stage 2—Build Foundations

STAT 200 Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or PSYCH 200 ‐ Elementary StatisticsNotes for: PSYCH 200

PSYCH 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
General Education (GH)
3
General Education (GS)Notes for: GS Gen Ed

GS Gen Ed

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts (Foreign Language 002)
4
Total credits 14

Stage 3—Formulate Understanding

3
PSYCH 105 ‐ Psychology as a Science and ProfessionNotes for: PSYCH 105

PSYCH 105

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 2xx (Group A)Notes for: PSYCH 2xx

PSYCH 2xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts (Foreign Language 003)
4
General Education (GN)
3
Total credits 16

Stage 4—Formulate Understanding

PSYCH 2xx (Group B)Notes for: PSYCH 2xx

PSYCH 2xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 2xx (Group C)Notes for: PSYCH 2xx

PSYCH 2xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GQ)Notes for: GQ Gen Ed

GQ Gen Ed

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GA)
3
General Education (GHA)
3
Total credits 15

Stage 5—Generate Expertise

PSYCH 2xx ‐ (Additional Course at 200 ‐ level )Notes for: PSYCH 2xx

PSYCH 2xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 4xxNotes for: PSYCH 4xx

PSYCH 4xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
General Education (GN with lab)
3
General Education (GH)
3
General Education (GS)
3
Total credits 15

Stage 6—Generate Expertise

PSYCH 4xxNotes for: PSYCH 4xx

PSYCH 4xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 301W ‐ Basic Research Methods in PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 301W

PSYCH 301W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
Bachelor of Arts (Other Cultures)
3
Bachelor of Arts (General Credits)
3
Elective
3
Total credits 16

Stage 7—Achieve Your Goals

PSYCH 4xxNotes for: PSYCH 4xx

PSYCH 4xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Bachelor of Arts (General Credits)
3
General Education (GN)
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Stage 8—Achieve Your Goals

PSYCH 4xxNotes for: PSYCH 4xx

PSYCH 4xx

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 490 ‐ Senior Seminar in PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 490

PSYCH 490

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Bachelor of Arts (General Credits)
3
Elective
3
Elective
4
Total credits 16

Additional Notes

GWS, GQ, GN, GA, GH, GS, and GHA are codes used to identify different categories of general education  requirements.
US, IL, and US/IL are codes used to identify courses that satisfy US and/or international cultures requirements.
W is the code for courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum Requirements.

Please consult your adviser for transfer credit application to this plan.

 

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# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

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