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Psychology LPC
PSYC 1 General Psychology 3.00 Units
Introduces students to the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Provides an overview of major psychological concepts and theories in such areas as consciousness, learning, memory, motivation, perception, personality, stress, and social behavior. Strongly recommended: Eligibility for English 1A.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 3 Social Psychology 3.00 Units
This course will introduce theories and concepts that explain individual behavior in social settings. The topics include research methods, social perception, social cognition, beliefs, prejudice/discrimination, interpersonal relationships, aggression, and group behavior. Strongly recommended: Psychology 1.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 4 Brain, Mind, and Behavior 3.00 Units
Introduction to the field of biopsychology. The biopsychology of cognitive, perceptual, emotional, developmental, and social processes. Includes the biopsychology of personality, gender, emotions, learning, learning disabilities, drugs, neurological and developmental disorders, and mental health. Examination of information and theory for practical application. Prerequisite: Psychology 1.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 6 Abnormal Psychology 3.00 Units
An introduction to mental health and the major mental health disorders in adults and children; includes anxiety, mood, personality, sexual, and psychotic disorders. The course will include the study of the major psychological, biological, and sociocultural models of mental health disorders and their treatment.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 9 Colloquium--Psychology 1.00 Unit
College: Las Positas College
Division: Social Sciences
 
PSYC 10 Psychology of Human Sexuality 3.00 Units
Physiological and psychosocial aspects of sexual health in our contemporary society. Understanding the interrelationship of attitude and behavior as it relates to sexual well-being and sexual integrity.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 12 Life-Span Psychology 3.00 Units
Introduction to the psychological, physiological, and socio-cultural factors influencing development from conception through death. Emphasis on the process of normal development and its variations. Examination of theoretical models and research for practical application.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 13 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN 3.00 Units
This course examines the diverse experiences of women from a psychological perspective. Students will explore psychological theory and research on gender and issues that affect women, and will gain insight into how psychologists investigate gender-related issues. Strongly recommended: Psychology 1.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 15 Abnormal Child Psychology 3.00 Units
An exploration of the emotional, cognitive, developmental, and behavioral problems of childhood and adolescence. Topics include: common stresses and problems of adjustment; the effects of stress, abuse, and traumas on development; mental retardation, autism and other developmental disabilities; normal and abnormal problems of attention, conduct, mood, anxiety, sleep, eating, sex, learning and speech. Examination of theories of cause of mental health problems in children and adolescents and approaches to treatment. Examination of information and theory for practical application. Students who have completed or are enrolled in Early Childhood Development 15 may not receive credit.
College: Las Positas College
Division: BHAWK
 
PSYC 25 RESEARCH METHODS 4.00 Units
Introduction to the use of the scientific method in the study of human and animal behavior. Coverage of descriptive, experimental, and non-experimental methods commonly used in psychological research. Topics will include ethical principles in research, hypothesis development and testing, observational methods, survey research, the fundamentals of experimental design, basic data analysis, and the presentation of research findings. Prerequisites: PSYC 1 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 40 with a minimum grade of C (May be taken concurrently) or MATH 44 with a minimum grade of C.
College: Las Positas College
Division: SLPC
 
PSYC 29 Independent Study, Psychology .50 to 2.00 Units
College: Las Positas College
Division: Social Sciences
 
PSYC 291 Stress Management 1.00 Unit
Learn how to manage stress.
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 292 Family In Crisis 1.00 Unit
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 293 Brain Mind and Behavior 1.00 Unit
Designed to provide the student with exposure to up-to-date concepts on the relationship between the human brain and biological and psychological responses of humans to their environment.
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 294 Psych Overviews/Mental Health 2.00 Units
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 294A Psych Overview/Mental Health 2.00 Units
A coherent program beginning with history, proceeding to an overview of the biological basis of behavior, development, motivation, emotion and so on. an overview of major issues related to psychological health and illness.
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 294B Mental Hlth: A Personal Matter 1.00 Unit
The psychological foundation of mental health and illness, strategies for coping, and contemporary theories.
College: Chabot College
Division: Information Services
 
PSYC 4901 Workplace Social Interaction 1.00 Unit
Exploration of behavior in interactions with others in the workplace. Designed to improve interpersonal relationships for the benefit of career, and personal development, as well as harmonious relations among staff.
College: Chabot College
Division: Social Sciences
 
PSYC 4951 Prin & Tech in Hlth Promotn I 1.00 to 3.00 Units
This course trains students to be peer listeners and peer health educators. Students learn basic peer listening and referral skills and content in health areas of their choice: 1) sexuality/birth control; 2) AIDS & STDs; 3) drug abuse education and prevention; 4) mental health promotion and stress management; 5) nutrition, exercise, and weight management. Students serve as Peer Listeners in the Campus Health and Wellness Center and conduct campus health education outreach programs. 1-3 units. For 3 units, 2 lecture hours plus 3 laboratory hours; for 2 units, 2 lecture hours; for 1 unit, 3 laboratory hours.
College: Las Positas College
Division: Social Science
 
PSYC 4952 Prin & Tech in Hlth Promotn II 3.00 Units
College: Las Positas College
Division: Social Science
 
PSYC 4955 Selected Topics in Psychology 1.00 to 3.00 Units
Selected topics, issues and controversies in contemporary psychology. Study of behavior as a personal, social, and biological phenomenon. Examination of information and theory for practical application.
College: Las Positas College
Division: A - H
 
PSYC 52 Learning Disabled Child 3.00 Units
Diagnostic principles and remedial procedures used in working with the learning disabled children; discussion of terminology, the brain's function in learning. Methods use in working with the Learning Disabled child including: establishing a learning profile for verbal and nonverbal disorders; visual and auditory reading disorders and arithemetic.
College: Chabot College
Division: Social Sciences
 
PSYC 55 Skills for the Occupations 2.00 Units
Theories and principles of psychology that deal with adult behavior in the work place. Examination and development of interpersonal and intrapersonal skills which enhance one's ability to function successfully with others in a work setting.
College: Chabot College
Division: Social Sciences
 
PSYC 209 Coping With Loss .00 Units
College: Chabot College
Division: Social Sciences
 

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