Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

PSY 215 Psychological Perspectives on Disabilities(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. Contributions of psychology to the study of disabilities will be discussed in a framework including physical, emotional, and cognitive disabilities. Topics may include the measurement of intelligence, eugenics, mental disorders, nomenclature and diagnosis, treatment methods coping strategies, cross-cultural issues, and quality of life and activism of people with disabilities and their families. (p&d). Prerequisites: PSY 100 and ENG 151. Please Note: This course satisfies the college option.