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U820-461 Abnormal Psychology

A comprehensive view. You will look into the historical backgrounds of psychology, as well as its current perspectives, theories, and research methods. You will also 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
PrerequisitesIntroductory course in psychology or sociology or sophomore standing or consent of adviser
Credits3 undergraduate credits
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Delivery MethodOnline
Course Start DateDate payment received
Course End Date1 year after start date
Registration DeadlineNone
Costs
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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