Abnormal Psychology

PSYCH XL 127A

This introductory course provides an overview of abnormal psychology, abnormal personality patterns, and psychological disorders.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
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In-Person
Starting at $895.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore the role of biological, cognitive, and cultural factors in abnormal psychology
  • Critically evaluate theories, research, and treatment related to psychological disorders
  • Compare normality with abnormality to discuss validity and reliability of diagnosis

About this course:

This course presents the study of psychological disorders including depression, anxiety, substance use disorders, and schizophrenia across lifespan. The role of biological, behavioral, social, cognitive, and cultural factors; diagnosis; and treatment approaches are reviewed. Students critically evaluate theories, research, and treatment related to psychological disorders from a cultural and social perspective. Discussion focuses on how stigma affects access to care and what practices can be implemented to support inclusiveness. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
PSYCH XL 10 (Introductory Psychology)

Spring 2023 Schedule

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Wednesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
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391170
Fee:
$895.00
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Location: UCLA
ENROLL BY: Apr 5, 2023
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Notes

Lecture is three hours. Weekly one-hour discussion online through the Canvas Learning Management System.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 11, 2023. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 18, 2023
Course Requirements
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Lecture
Wed Apr 5, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed Apr 12, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed Apr 19, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed Apr 26, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed May 3, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Wed May 10, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Wed May 17, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed May 24, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed May 31, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
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Wed Jun 7, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Wed Jun 14, 2023
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Royce Hall 154

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