Abnormal Psychology

PSYCH XL 127A

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

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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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Abnormal Psychology.

Psychology XL 10 (Introductory Psychology)

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Wednesday 6:15PM - 9:15PM
Location: UCLA
371029
Fee:
$895.00
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Notes

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

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 15, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 22, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
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Lecture
Wed Jan 8, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Jan 15, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Jan 22, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Jan 29, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Feb 5, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Feb 12, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Feb 19, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Feb 26, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Mar 4, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Mar 11, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150
Lecture
Wed Mar 18, 2020
6:15PM - 9:15PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 150

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