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PSY 270: Introduction to Clinical Psychology (3 credits)

Course Description

This course will provide students with an understanding of the history, theories and current developments in clinical psychology and different methods of assessment, forms of intervention and types of psychological problems. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in PSY 100.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Critique the foundation of knowledge, skills, professional attitudes and values associated with clinical psychology.
  • Integrate the basic perspectives, concepts, principles, practices and general information comprising the field of clinical psychology.
  • Utilize the various clinical psychology models and concepts in explaining human behaviors.

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