Recommended Academic Plan for Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (PYACC) at Beaver

Fall 2010

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 100 (GS) - introductory PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 100 (GS)

PSYCH 100 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Foreign Language (1)

Foreign Language (1)

4
Total credits 14.5

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 200-Level (GS) - Category Course (2,3)Notes for: PSYCH 200-Level

PSYCH 200-Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Art (GA)

Art (GA)

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

3
Foreign Language (1)

Foreign Language (1)

4
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 200 (GQ) - Elementary Statistics in PsychologyNotes for: PSYCH 200 (GQ)

PSYCH 200 (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or STAT 200 (GQ) - Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
PSYCH 200 Level Notes for: PSYCH 200 Level

PSYCH 200 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3-4
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Foreign Language (1)

Foreign Language (1)

4
Total credits 15.5-16.5

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
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
3
Art (GA)

Art (GA)

3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Natural Science - Science Additional Course (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3-4
Total credits 16-17

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 200 or 400 LevelNotes for: PSYCH 200 or 400 Level

PSYCH 200 or 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
BA Required Course (GA, GH, GN, GQ, GS)

BA Required Course

3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science

3-4
Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

Social and Behavioral Science (GS)

3
Total credits 15-16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 200 or 400 LevelNotes for: PSYCH 200 or 400 Level

PSYCH 200 or 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 400 LevelNotes for: PSYCH 400 Level

PSYCH 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BA Required Course - International Cultures (IL) Course

BA Required Course - International Cultures (IL) Course

3
BA Required Course - Other Cultures Course

BA Required Course - Other Cultures Course

3
BA Required Course (GA, GH, GN, GQ, GS)

BA Required Course (GA, GH, GN, GQ, GS)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 400 LevelNotes for: PSYCH 400 Level

PSYCH 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PSYCH 400 LevelNotes for: PSYCH 400 Level

PSYCH 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
BA Required Course (GA, GH, GN, GQ, GS)

BA Required Course (GA, GH, GN, GQ, GS)

3
BA Required Course - United State Cultures (US)

BA Required Course - United States Cultures (US)

3
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
PSYCH 400 Level Notes for: PSYCH 400 Level

PSYCH 400 Level

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3-6
PSYCH 400 Level Capstone Notes for: PSYCH 400 Level Capstone

PSYCH 400 Level Capstone

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective

Elective

3
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 12-15

Additional Notes

  •  Students must have proficiency in language up to the 12th credit level (e.g., Spanish III; French III)
  • Students must take a minimum of 3 credits of PSYCH courses from each of 6 categories; 1. Learning and Cognition; 2. Social and  Personality; 3. Biological Bases of Behavior; 4. Developmental Processes; 5. Applied and Clinical; 6. Capstone Experience
  •  Students must take at least 15 credits of PSYCH 400-level; PSYCH 400-level courses require 60+ credits and usually Psych 301W
  • Bold type indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better.
  • GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.


  • Updated:  June 18, 2014

Legend

# 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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