PS 401 Abnormal Psychology
F2QQ 2007 HI
Black, Charles A.
Master of Education/Educational PsychologyBachelor of Science
Building 383, Hill AFB, Utah
0800 hours to 1600 hours
22 )ctober - 16 Dec 2007
9:30 - 4:00 PM
Textbook: Comer, Ronald J., Abnormal Psychology, 5th edition, Worth Publishers, New York, Ny, 2004
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
Additional Resources: Journal of Abnormal Psychology Journal of Psychology
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Educational Philosophy: Students will be expected to treat others with respect and to be familiar with each chapter prior to discussion.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
All Park University courses are required to include a core assessment in order to measure the specific Departmental Learning Outcomes for each course. The core assessment for PS 401 Abnormal Psychology involves the application of knowledge of a particular disorder to a Case Study. Students will be provided a Case Study with questions to discuss related to information provided in the Case Study. The core assessment Case Study will be administered as a take-home assignment.
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Examinations, case presentations.
Late Submission of Course Materials: Examinations taken after the assigned date will be in an alternate format.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Treat other classmates and instructor with respect. Read chapters in advance of lecture. Do one case presentation orally in class. Complete Core Assessment by 7th week of class.
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Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
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Last Updated:10/18/2007 12:26:21 PM