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-A
Smith, Erin I.
09/07/2021 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-D
Larsen, Anne-Marie
09/07/2021 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-C
Smith, Erin I.
09/07/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-E
Mun, Sophia S.
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 125
PSY213-F
Wallace, Douglas S
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 124
PSY213-B
Pearce, Kenneth C.
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 109
PSY213-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B220
PSY213-D
Wallace, Douglas S
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B110
PSY213-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B110
PSY213-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 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
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus M261
PSY320-B
Handojo, Virgo
09/07/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B220
PSY320-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B218
PSY320-A
Handojo, Virgo
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B252

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-A
Handojo, Virgo
09/07/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus M261
PSY322-B
Secrets, Christina Marie
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B252
PSY322-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B251
PSY322-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B111

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.
09/07/2021 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY473-B
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B220
PSY473-A
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/10/2022 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center 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.