Development Emphasis


Supporting Courses:13-14
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Lifespan Development
Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Processes
and Principles of Biology Lab: Cellular and Molecular Processes
Introduction to Human Biology
Choose one of the following courses:
Business Statistics (for Business major and minors only)
Social Science Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Upper-Level Courses:31
Research Methods in Psychology
Physiological/Cognitive (choose one of the following):
Physiological Psychology
Psychology of Cognitive Processes
Social/Personality (choose one of the following):
Social Psychology
Theories of Personality
Culture/Gender (choose one of the following):
Cultural Psychology
Psychology of Women and Gender
Clinical/Counseling (choose one of the following):
Abnormal Psychology
Counseling and Psychotherapy
Developmental (choose three of the following):
Infancy and Early Childhood Development
Middle Childhood and Adolescent Development
Adult Development and Aging
Dying, Death, and Loss
Elective (choose 3 additional credits - any Psychology upper-level course in the areas above not already taken or one of the following):
Developmental Research Methods
Drugs and Behavior
Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience
Sport and Performance Psychology
Human Sexuality
Conservation Psychology
Environmental Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychological Testing
Psychology of Emotion
Multicultural Counseling and Mental Health
Spirituality and Development
Health Psychology
Capstone in Psychology
Travel Course
One (or more) of the following is encouraged, but does not count toward major requirements):
Honors in the Major
Teaching Assistantship
Research Assistantship
Independent Study
Total Credits44-45