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Arts/Science Credits

All required courses (Psychology 1100, 2101, 3201, 3911, 4111 and 4901) and all courses in each of the core areas are considered by the Department of Psychology to be Science courses that may also be taken for Arts credit. Core area A and B courses summarize NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) supported research areas while core areas C, D, and E courses summarize NSERC and SSHRC (Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada) supported research areas.


Core Courses

Core Group A - Biological Bases of Behaviour
Psychology 2401 - Foundations of Biopsychology

Psychology 2451 - Evolutionary Psychology

*Psychology 3161 - Sensation and Perception

Psychology 3401 - Behaviour and Drugs

Psychology 3511 - Animal Behaviour

Psychology 3531 - Research Methods in Animal Behaviour

Psychology 4411 - Biopsychology I


Core Group B - Cognitive-Affective Bases of Behaviour
Psychology 2003 - Introduction to Cognitive Psychology

Psychology 2511 - Conditioning and Learning

*Psychology 3161 - Sensation and Perception

Psychology 3913 - Memory and Cognition Laboratory

Psychology 4511 - Learning and Memory

Psychology 4531 - Emotion and Motivation

*May be used as a full-course equivalent for either Core Group A or Core Group B but not for both core group requirements.


Core Group C - Social Bases of Behaviour
Psychology 2801 - Social Psychology

Psychology 3210 - Cross-Cultural Psychology

Psychology 3211 - Environmental Psychology

Psychology 3331 - Industrial Psychology

Psychology 4215 - Community Psychology

Psychology 4331 - Advanced Social Psychology


Core Group D - Developmental Bases of Behaviour
Psychology 2011 - Child Development

Psychology 2012 - Childhood Disorders

Psychology 3131 - Psychology and Aging

Psychology 4151 - Advanced Studies in the Psychology of Aging


Core Group E - Individual Bases of Behaviour
Psychology 2004 - Abnormal Psychology

Psychology 2301 - Personality Psychology

Psychology 3081 - The Exceptional Child

Psychology 4212 - Gender and Mental Health

 
 
 
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