The Catholic University of America

 Psychology Courses by Area

General Courses

Methodology and Statistics

Experimental Psychology

Clinical Psychology

Developmental Psychology

Social/Personality Psychology

Lab Courses

General Psychology Courses

201 General Psychology
451 Senior Seminar
493 Research Apprenticeship for Undergraduates
496 Senior Thesis
592 Readings in Psychology
594 Independent Study
595 Psychology Internship

Methodology and Statistics Courses

322 Introductory Statistics (includes lab)
350 General Research Methods in Psychology (includes lab)

Experimental Psychology Courses

220 Psychology of Visual Art
221 Memory at the Movies
222 Psychology and Technology
240 The Aging Mind (also Developmental)
304 Brain and Behavior
344 Psychology of Learning
345 Clinical Neuroscience (also Clinical)
371 Sensation and Perception (see optional lab course)
375 Psychology of Memory (see optional lab course)
376 Cognitive Psychology (see optional lab course)
385 Psychology of Brain Injury
446 Cognitive Disabilities
447 Applied Cognitive Psychology
570 Visualization and Virtual Reality

Clinical Psychology Courses

228 Modern Look at Freudian Psychology
245 Vocational Psychology (also Social/Personality)
302 Forensic Psychology
345 Clinical Neuroscience (also Experimental)
373 Cognitive and Behavior Therapy (see optional lab course)
380 Abnormal Psychology
381 Clinical Psychology
382 Abnormal Child Psychology
383 Health Psychology
386 Developmental Disabilities
387 Community Interventions in Mental Health (also Social/Personality)

Developmental Psychology Courses

207 Early Childhood Development
240 The Aging Mind (also Experimental)
307 Child Development
308 Social Development (also Social/Personality)
309 Psychology of Adolescence
310 Cognitive Development
379 Life Span Development (see optional lab course)
407 Psychology of Parenting

Social/Personality Psychology Courses

224 Psychology of Women and Men
225 Psychology of Aggression and Violence
226 Close Interpersonal Relationships
232 Psychology of Stress and Coping
243 Sport Psychology
245 Vocational Psychology (also Clinical)
251 Psychology of Terrorism
261 Psychology and the Media
303 Industrial/Organizational Psychology
305 Social Psychology
306 Psychology of Group Behavior
308 Social Development (also Developmental)
374 Personality Psychology (see optional lab course)
387 Community Interventions in Mental Health (also Clinical)
421 Positive Psychology

Lab Courses (1-credit courses for majors only)

471 Lab in Sensation & Perception (optional lab to accompany PSY 371)
473 Lab Cognitive & Behavior Therapy (optional lab to accompany PSY 373)
474 Lab in Personality (optional lab to accompany PSY 374)
475 Lab in Psychology of Memory (optional lab to accompany PSY 375)
476 Lab in Cognitive Psychology (optional lab to accompany PSY 376)
479 Lab in Life-Span Development (optional lab to accompany PSY 379)

 600-Level Courses

615 Forensic Psychology (Clinical)
617 Seminar on Suicide (Clinical)
619 Health Psychology (Clinical)
620 Psychology, Biology and Technology (Experimental)
621 Cognitive Rehabilitation (Experimental)
622 Cognitive Development (Developmental, Experimental)
624 Seminar: Cognitive Science (Experimental)
625 Cognitive Aging (Experimental, Developmental)
627 Couple and Family Interaction (Social/Personality, Developmental)
628 Psychology of Memory (Experimental)
631 Sensation and Perception (Experimental)
636 Human-Computer Interaction (Experimental)
640 Human Development (Developmental)
645 Social Development (Developmental, Social/Personality)
652 Cultural Psychology (Social/Personality)
663 Social Psychology and Clinical Practice (Clinical, Social/Personality)
671 Human Factors (Experimental; not open to students who have taken PSY 447)