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U820-461 Abnormal Psychology

Review of the historical backgrounds of psychology, as well as its current perspectives, theories, and research methods. Consider various mental and personality disorders (including depression, schizophrenia, eating disorders, and psychopathic behaviors) and explore the etiology, treatment, and outcome for each. The course concludes with a look at the legal and ethical issues surrounding psychological treatment for individuals, including voluntary and involuntary commitment.

Course Syllabus

Course Information
PrerequisitesCompletion of an introductory course in psychology or sociology with a C or better; Appropriate for second-year or higher college students
Credits3 undergraduate credits
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Delivery MethodOnline
Course Start DateDate payment received
Course End Date6 months after start date
Registration DeadlineNone
Course Tuition*$981
Administrative Fee$75 (nonrefundable)
Total Tuition and Fees$1056 (not including materials)
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Course Materials
Abnormal Psychology
(ISBN: 0471692387) Edition: 10th

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