Psychology Minor

The psychology minor requires the completion of 21 units:

General Prerequisites

PSY213 General Psychology

This introductory course is a survey of the processes of adjustment, growth, learning, remembering, perception, sensation, socialization, and emotions. It is meant to better equip students to understand and articulate their own life experiences, as well as improve their understanding of the behavior of others. This course is a prerequisite to all other courses in Psychology. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

PSY213-D
Larsen, Anne-Marie
08/24/2020 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CBU Virtual ONLN
PSY213-E
Wallace, Douglas S
08/24/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY213-F
Breitenbucher, Philip
08/24/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY213-C
Smith, Erin I.
08/24/2020 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual ONLN
PSY213-A
Smith, Erin I.
08/24/2020 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
PSY213-B
Pearce, Kenneth C.
08/24/2020 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY213-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 MW 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN
PSY213-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
PSY213-B
Smith, Erin I.
01/11/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY213-D
Wallace, Douglas S
01/11/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
PSY213-A
Smith, Erin I.
01/11/2021 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA ONLN
PSY213-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 M 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

Upper Division Requirements

PSY320 Life Span Development

The course addresses principles of psychological development across time and culture. Students will understand universal stages of human development, influences on individual differences and the impact of nature and nurture. The course views human development as a unit of interrelated parts, concentrating on the relationships between the mind, body, and the socio-cultural context. Specific consideration is given to issues of integration, culture, and Biblical worldview. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

PSY320-A
Handojo, Virgo
08/24/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY320-B
Mejico, Antonio,, Jr.
08/24/2020 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY320-A
Handojo, Virgo
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
PSY320-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/11/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

PSY322 Theories of Personality

This course is a survey of theories of personality emphasizing various viewpoints, unique theoretical perspectives, functions, and development of basic attitudes and belief systems that influence behavior throughout the life span. The course equips students to actively integrate faith (i.e., biblical principles) with the theories discussed. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

PSY322-B
Handojo, Virgo
08/24/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY322-A
Pearce, Kenneth C.
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY322-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/11/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
PSY322-A
Pearce, Kenneth C.
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA

PSY473 Psychophysiology

This course is an introduction to the capacity, limitations, and complexities of the human brain and its relationship to the neural and endocrine processes underlying brain function and behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

PSY473-A
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
08/24/2020 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
PSY473-B
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/11/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
PSY473-A
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/11/2021 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA ONLN

Twelve (12) units of upper division psychology* 

Note: PSY 213 is a prerequisite for the psychology minor. 

*Minor students may use elective units toward a departmental concentration.