2013-2014 Catalog Requirements for the B.S. degree     [previous catalogs]

PSYCHOLOGY CORE
Required; Minimum course grade of C-; 2.00 GPA average:

Psych 111, Orientation to Psychology (.5 cr; S/F) OR Psych 112, Learning Community (1 cr; S/F)
Psych 101, Introduction to Psychology
Psych 102, Introduction to Psychology Laboratory
Psych 301, Research Design and Methodology (Prereq: a Stat course)
Psych 440, Psychological Measurement (Prereq: Stat course & Psych 301)
Psych 302, C- minimum (prereq: stat and Psych 301)
   Completion of Psych 302 will fulfill ISU's upper level English Proficiency requirement.

Additional Required Courses (7 total; 21 crs; 3 crs each; 2.00 GPA average).
Choose 4 courses from at least 4 of the 6 following areas:
Area A                                                                                   Area E
   Psych 230, Developmental Psych                                     Psych 360, Personality Psychology
   Psych 335, Abnormal Psych of Child & Adolescents         Psych 460, Abnormal Psychology

Area B                                                                                  Area F
   Psych 280, Social Psychology                                           Psych 250, Psych of the Workplace
   Psych 380, Social Cognition                                              Psych 350, Human Factors in Technology

Area C
   Psych 310, Brain and Behavior
   Psych 315, Drugs and Behavior

Area D
   Psych 312, Sensation and Perception
   Psych 313, Learning & Memory
   Psych 316, Cognitive Processes
   Psych 318, Thinking & Decision Making

Choose 3 additional 3-credit psychology courses:
These psychology courses may be taken from the above areas or from any offered by the Psychology Department, excluding Psych 112, 131, 291, 470, 490, 491 and 492.

SUPPORTING COURSES
Philosophy 201
Additional Philosophy course, excluding Phil 207
Math course from 104 [or 150], 151, 160, 165, 166, 181, 182  [excluding Math 105]
Statistics 101 or 104 [or 226]  C- minimum required
Choose two (2) courses from 2 of the 5 areas:
   Biology 101 or 211
   Chemistry 160 or higher                                           
   Biol 258 or 313 or Genetics 260 (rarely offered)
   Biol 155 or 255 or 256
   Physics 101 or higher

Additional B.S. supporting courses:
6 crs (two 3 cr courses) of LAS Natural Sciences (in addition to the two from above)
1 cr LAS Natural Science laboratory 
   Labs are available with Biology, Chemistry, Astro 120 (125L), Geol 100 (100L), Geol 105,
   Micro 201, and selected Physics courses.
3 crs of Math (in addition to the above). Choose a 3-credit course from the  following: Math 104 [or 150],
   151, 160, 165, 166, 181, 182 OR Math 140, 141, 142, 142, 149 OR Stat 301, 401-404
   OR Com S 107, 207, 227 OR Phil 207.   [Excluding Math 105]
  
Math 1T & 2T transfer course syllabi may be evaluated for consideration.