Courses

Core Courses

FPY510 Biological Bases of Behavior

This course examines the biological bases of behavior and learning through the lifespan, including the fundamentals of neuroanatomy, brain development, neuropsychology, neurophysiology, neurochemistry, psychopharmacology and temperament. (3 units; Fall)

FPY510-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
FPY510-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA

IOP529 Social Psychology

The course exposes students to advanced concepts of human thought and behavior in groups. Concepts such as social cognition, attitudes and persuasion, leadership, social influence, interpersonal perception, attraction, altruism, and group dynamics may be covered in this course. Students will apply these theoretical concepts through research and practice. (3 units; Spring)

IOP529-A
Fuller, Joshua Auren_K
01/07/2019 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM James Complex 191
IOP529-B
Iverson, Nathan David
01/09/2019 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Health Science Campus A013

KIN546 Sports Nutrition

This course provides a foundation in the science of exercise nutrition and bioenergetics. These foundational principles will be used in constructing sound nutritional recommendations as they apply to human physical activity and sports medicine. Current research concerning pharmacologic and nutritional ergogenic aids, disordered eating, fluid balance and thermoregulation, and body composition will be discussed. (3 units)

KIN546-A
Patterson, Heidi Lynn
05/06/2019 T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Health Science Campus
KIN546-B
Cain, Matthew D.
05/06/2019 - Online

PSY510 Human Growth and Development

A study of the developmental cycle of the human organism from a cognitive, psychological, sociological, and moral perspective. Emphasis is placed on theories and research related to child development. (3 units; Fall)

PSY510-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY510-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY510-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY510-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2019 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

Examination of the effects of therapeutic interventions on culturally distinct populations. (3 units; Summer)

PSY500-D
Flores-Carter, Kendra Maria
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM BUS 253
PSY500-B
Thornton, Carla Jennifer
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center B252
PSY500-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM BUS 251

KIN526 Musculoskeletal Exercise Intrven

This course examines the use of resistance and strength training in exercise programs. Topics include treatment of selected neuromuscular, orthopedic, and musculoskeletal diseases and dysfunction, as well as improvement of performance through musculoskeletal exercise. (3 units; Fall)

KIN526-B
Coburn, Jared W.
05/06/2019 M 5:00 PM - 7:55 PM Health Science Campus A014
KIN526-C
Cain, Matthew D.
05/06/2019 - Online
KIN526-A
Coburn, Jared W.
09/03/2019 M 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Health Science Campus A016

PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

Theoretical and practical applications of research methods of psychotherapy. Prerequisite: BEH 383 Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science or equivalent. (3 units; Spring)

PSY530-A
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/07/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 190
PSY530-C
Deulen, Angela A.
01/07/2019 Sa 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center A111
PSY530-B
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/07/2019 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 191

PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

Nature and causes of reactions to social, biological and psychological stress, maladaptive development, and faulty learning. Includes an in depth study of anxiety disorders, character personality, and the psychoses. (3 units; Spring)

PSY535-A
Vazquez, Veola E.
01/07/2019 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Health Science Campus N270
PSY535-C
Costello, Jennifer R.
01/07/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center B112
PSY535-B
Finlay, Michael B.
01/07/2019 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center A111

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

An examination and explanation of current laws and ethical issues affecting psychotherapists. (3 units; Summer)

PSY560-B
Pate, Robert Anthony
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM BUS 250
PSY560-A
Burke, Jay Evan
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM BUS 252
PSY560-D
Machado, Marc Irving
07/01/2019 M 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
as well as these new courses:

SPP510 Advanced Sport and Performance Psychology
SPP520 Cognitive Bases of Behavior
SPP530 Consulting Techniques

Practicum Requirements

  • Sport and Performance Psychology Practicum I 
  • Sport and Performance Psychology Practicum II
  • Sport and Performance Psychology Practicum III