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
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Remote Instruction
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 will critically evaluate theories, research, and treatment related to psychological disorders from a cultural and social perspective. Discussion will focus 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 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Monday, Wednesday 6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Location: Online
378572
Fee:
$895.00
26 days left. Enroll by Mar 29, 2021
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Notes

No meeting on May 31, 2021. Make-up meeting June 2, 2021. 

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

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 5, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
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Mon Mar 29, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon Apr 5, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon Apr 12, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon Apr 19, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon Apr 26, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon May 3, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon May 10, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon May 17, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon May 24, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Mon May 31, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
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Wed Jun 2, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Jun 7, 2021
6:15PM PT - 9:15PM PT
Online

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