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fall 2013

lecture

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    General Psychology - PSY100 (01)

    Professor:
    Mr. David Jongeward
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MWF
    Time:
    1:30PM-2:20PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L101
    Max Participants:
    40

    A survey of principles from the field of psychology as they relate to the problems of contemporary man and a biblical worldview.

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    Human Sexuality - PSY211 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Brandi Walters
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TTH
    Time:
    2:55PM-4:10PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    30

    An in-depth study of human sexuality, including aspects of anatomical, physiological, psychological, personal and social signficance.

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    Social Psychology - PSY215 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Elliott Lawless
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MWF
    Time:
    2:30PM-3:20PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    113
    Max Participants:
    25

    The scientific study of how people think about, influence, and relate to one another in social situations is explored, with emphasis on multi-culturalism and Christian applications. Social forces such as conformity, persuasion, prejudice, aggression, altruism, attribution theory, and group dynamics will be discussed.

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    Abnormal Psychology - PSY361 (01)

    Professor:
    Mr. Jim Velez
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TTH
    Time:
    11:00AM-12:15PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L101
    Max Participants:
    35

    An exploration of the nature, development, diagnostic classification, prevention and treatment of biological and behavioral mental disorders, including investigation into various philosophical and ethical issues related to psychopathy. Prerequisite: PSY100.

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    Research Methods & Statistics - PSY371 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Elliott Lawless
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TTH
    Time:
    1:30PM-2:45PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    25

    An introduction to research methodology and basic statistical applications in psychological research, including qualitative and quantitative approaches. Students will learn how to critically read and interpret psychological research. Students will also be involved in designing and conducting experimental research. This course is fundamental preparation for students planning graduate work in psychology or related fields. Prerequisite: Mth 110.

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    Career Development - PSY390 (01)

    Professor:
    Mr. Jon Mathis
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    9:00AM-9:50AM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L110
    Max Participants:
    25

    A comprehensive exposure to and practical application of career development; ministry and secular opportunities will be explored in depth. Junior standing or professor's permission.

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    Career Development - PSY390 (02)

    Professor:
    Mr. Jon Mathis
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    12:30PM-1:20PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    25

    A comprehensive exposure to and practical application of career development; ministry and secular opportunities will be explored in depth. Junior standing or professor's permission.

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    History and Systems of Psychology - PSY411 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Elliott Lawless
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MWF
    Time:
    12:30PM-1:20PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    25

    Explores the history of the various schools of psychology and how these theories are utilized today. Major theorists and theories, along with their major contributions, will be discussed.

de - on-line

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    Intro to Counseling - PSYW231 (01)

    Professor:
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    This course introduces the biblical principles of counseling and outlines the process by which Christian leaders can counsel people with specific problems. The course also provides an introduction to the counseling profession from a Christian perspective, explores how biblical and psychological principles may be integrated and applied to counseling issues, and describes the nature and role of the counselor as a person and as a professional.

independent study

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    Research Project - PSY440 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Elliott Lawless
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    Serves as a continuation of Research Methods and Statistics and consists of a personal research project that the student will submit at the end of the semester. Prerequisite: Senior Standing

field experience

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    Field Experience - PSY450 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Elliott Lawless
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    14

    Includes placement at a social service position (approved by the department). Students will have the opportunity to apply and integrate theory as they connect what they have learned with supervised experience. Involves 3 horus per week, per credit, of social experience during the 15 week semester, other brief assignments relevant to the human services field, and a weekly on-campus supervisory seminar. Prerequisite: senior standing.