Psychology

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PSYC 101 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces the student to the scientific study of human behavior through the analysis of facts, theories, and concepts. Emphasizes biological, social, and cognitive influences on behaviors, such as learning, memory, perception, sexuality, personality, development, psychological disorders, and group behavior. Attention also given to historical developments and experimental techniques. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PSY 110]
PSYC 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89548 PSYC 101 60 04:30PM-05:50PM MW 475 Corbisiero,Kellie 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
89549 PSYC 101 62 06:00PM-08:50PM W 463 McMahon,Phyllis 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
89550 PSYC 101 66 06:00PM-09:05PM TTH 463 Koontz,Janet 8 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
89551 PSYC 101 686 06:00PM-07:30PM F 5207 Vera,Marina 18 8*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
PSYC 106 HUMAN SEXUALITY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Explains the processes involved in the experience of human sexual activity. Emphasizes the role of psychological, physiological, and social aspects applicable to human sexuality, including topical commentaries on sexually transmitted infections, child abuse, contemporary sexual activities and lifestyles, and methods of treatment utilized for healthy sexuality. [D; CSU; UC]
PSYC 106 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89564 PSYC 106 77 06:00PM-09:20PM TTH 7205 Gonzalez,Patricia 8 23*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
PSYC 270 STATISTICAL METHODS OF PSYCHOLOGY 3 Units [Prerequisite: PSYC/SOC 101 or equivalent; MATH 60 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent.] Emphasizes statistical methods of behavioral sciences, including sampling, basic research designs, describing distributions through graphs and tables, measures of central tendency, variability, linear correlation and regression, applications of normal probability curve, and test of significance. (Same as SOC 270.) [D; CSU; UC; C-ID SOCI 125]
PSYC 270 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89592 PSYC 270 60 06:00PM-08:50PM T 478 Hayashi,Christopher 18 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Honors Option Available
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM
89594 PSYC 270 76 06:00PM-09:20PM W 7212 Springer,Alexandra 16 16*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 29, 2014 7:57 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 7
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On-campus meetings and participation are required.

In addition to face-to-face meetings, hybrid courses entail online assignments and activities, typically conducted through Blackboard, such as discussion board posts, quizzes, WebQuests and more.
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Honors courses provide enhanced admission opportunities, increased scholarship opportunities and special recognition on transcripts.

For more details about the Honors Program, see www2.swccd.edu/honorsprogram