Bachelor of Arts in Psychology


Students taking a Major in Psychology are expected to take the following courses.
First Year
PSG 1110
In  addition,  students  may  take  the  equivalent  of  three  additional  full  courses  from  any
progra
mme in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the 1000-level.
Second Year
As requirements for a
major in Psychology, students must take the following courses:
PSG 2110 and PSG 2210.
In  addition,  students   may  take  the  equivalent  of  two   additio
nal  full  courses   from  any
programme in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the 2000-level.
Third Year
As requirements for a major in Psychology, students must take the following courses:
PSG 3415, PSG 3315 and PSG 3110.
In addition, students may take the equivalent of one additional full course from any of the 3000
-level  or  9000-level  (PSG  3214,  PSG  9110,  PSG  9214,  PSG  9410
,  PSG  9115,  PSG  9114  and PSG  9314)  and  one  additional  full  course  equivalent  from  any  programme  in  the  School  of
Humanities and Social Sciences.
Fourth Year
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As Requirements for a major in Psychology, a student must take the following courses:
PSG 4110 and PSG 4224.
In addition, students may take the equivalent of one additional full course from any of the 4000-levelor  9000-level  (PSG  9110,  PSG  9214,  PSG  9410,  PSG  9115,  PSG  9114  and  PSG  9314)
and one additional full course equivalent from any programme in the School of Humanities and
Social Sciences.
Minor in Psychology
PSG1110, PSG2110  plus  any of the  courses  from  the  following:  PSG3413,  PSG3110,  PSG3315,  PSG3214,  PSG4110,  PSG9110,
 PSG9214,  PSG9410,  PSG9115,  PSG9114,  PSG9314
Titles of courses offered for major in Psychology
FIRST YEAR
PSG1110:Introduction to Psychology
SECOND YEAR
PSG2110:Basic Structures and Processes
PSG2210:Foundations of Research Methods
THIRD YEAR
PSG3110:Life Span Development
PSG3315:Social Psychology (half course)
PSG3415:Theories of Personality (half course)
PSG3214:Psychometrics and Assessment (half course)
FOURTH YEAR
PSG4110:Psychopathology
PSG4224:Advanced Research Methods
THIRD AND FOURTH YEAR ELECTIVES
PSG9110:Cognitive Neuropsychology
PSG9214:Counselling
PSG9414:Forensic Psychology
PSG9410:Industrial and Organisational Psychology
PSG9115:African Psychology (half course)
PSG9114:Community Psychology (half course)
PSG9314:Health Psychology (half course)