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
Spezzaferri, Mitchell Rae
09/04/2018 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 190
FPY510-B
Aguilar, Jenny Elizabeth Ann
09/04/2018 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center B252

IOP529 Social Psychology

Examines the social basis of behavior, exploring the major theories, concepts, and research topics in social psychology. Studies the social and interpersonal determinants and consequences of individual behavior, with special reference to social dynamics that shape attitudes, emotions, perception, and behavior. Topics may include social cognition, attitudes and persuasion, leadership, social influence, interpersonal perception, attraction, altruism, and group dynamics. (3 units; Spring)

IOP529-A
Fuller, Joshua Auren_K
01/09/2019 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA

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
Cain, Matthew D.
01/09/2019 - Online
KIN546-A
Patterson, Heidi Lynn
05/06/2019 T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Health Science Campus

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-C
Kamara, Robin Edwina
09/04/2018 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 191
PSY510-A
White-Biggers, Gail Ann
09/04/2018 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center B259
PSY510-B
Vazquez, Veola E.
09/04/2018 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 192
PSY510-D
White-Biggers, Gail Ann
09/04/2018 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center B259

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

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

PSY500-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-B
Armstrong, Satara M.
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-C
Costello, Jennifer R.
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-D
Lee-Johnson, Charles Courtney
05/06/2019 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA

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-A
Coburn, Jared W.
09/04/2018 M 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Health Science Campus L240
KIN526-A
Coburn, Jared W.
05/06/2019 M 5:00 PM - 7:55 PM Health Science Campus

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.
01/09/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY530-B
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/09/2019 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY530-C
Deulen, Angela A.
01/09/2019 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA

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.
01/09/2019 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY535-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY535-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

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

PSY560-A
Stanfield, Jan U.
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-C
Costello, Jennifer R.
05/06/2019 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 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