Online Psychology Courses

Summer Session 2022

Take an Online Psychology Class in Summer 2022

 

UConn’s Department of Psychology offers a number online psychology courses to help you stay on track or get ahead. Summer online psychology classes are designed to be as be asynchronous and taught 100% online.

If you are a student from another school, you can take UConn summer classes online and transfer them to your home institution (you should check with your home institution to ensure transferability). With UConn’s online psychology summer courses, you’re attending classes at one of the nations top-ranked public institutions.

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General Psychology I (PSYC 1100)

PSYC 1100

Basic principles that underlie mental processes and behavior; research methodology, biopsychology, sensation, perception, learning, memory and language. Ordinarily this course should be taken in the fall semester. CA 3.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: None

General Psychology II (PSYC 1101)

PSYC 1101

Psychology as a social science. Research methodology, developmental, personality, clinical, abnormal and social psychology. CA 2.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: PSYC 1100. PSYC 1101 and 1103 may not both be taken for credit.

Principles of Research in Psychology (PSYC 2100WQ)

PSYC 2100WQ

Design, analysis, and reporting of psychological research. Experimental and quasi-experimental designs, laboratory and correlational techniques, research ethics.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: PSYC 1100; PSYC 1101 or 1103; STAT 1000Q or 1100Q or STAT Q 1000 level; ENGL 1007 or 1010 or 1011 or 2011. May not be taken out of sequence after passing PSYC 3250, 3251, 3450, 3550W, 3551W, or 3552.

Introduction to Multicultural Psychology (PSYC 2101)

PSYC 2101

General introduction to cross-cultural and multicultural issues and the role psychology has played in understanding the experiences of diverse groups. CA 4.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: PSYC 1100; PSYC 1101 or 1103.

Drugs and Behavior (PSYC 2201, SS1)

PSYC 2201

Prerequisites: PSYC 1100 or BIOL 1107.

An overview of drug effects on chemical transmission in the nervous system, with an emphasis on the behavioral/psychological effects of drugs.

The Study of Personality (PSYC 2301, SS2)

PSYC 2301

Prerequisites: PSYC 1100; PSYC 1101 or 1103

Theories, methods, and research in both clinical and experimental approaches to personality.

Physiological Psychology (PSYC 2200, SS1)

PSYC 2200

Prerequisites: BIOL 1102 or 1107 or PNB 2264-2265; PSYC 1100.

Physiological processes related to motivation, emotion, sensory processes, motor skills, learning, and psychiatric conditions.

Developmental Psychology (PSYC 2400)

PSYC 2400

Social behavior, personality, perception, cognition, language, intelligence, learning, biobehavioral processes, and research methodology in developmental perspective.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: PSYC 1100; PSYC 1101 or 1103.

Introduction to Clinical Psychology (PSYC 3301, AS1)

PSYC 3301

Prerequisites: PSYC 2300

History of clinical psychology as a profession; graduate training and ethical responsibilities; assessment and treatment of psychological disorders; and clinical sub-specialities.

Social Development (PSYC 3405, SS2)

PSYC 3405

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: PSYC 1100, 1101 or 1103; and PSYC 2400 or HDFS 2100.

An explanation of the quantitative methods used in political science. Curriculum includes the application of these methods for the analysis of substantive political questions.

Field Experience (PSYC 3880)

PSYC 3880

Supervised field work in clinical, community, or organizational settings. Students taking this course will be assigned a final grade of S (satisfactory) or U (unsatisfactory.) With a change in content, may be repeated for credit.

3.00 credits
Prerequisites: PSYC 1100; PSYC 1101 or 1103.
Grading Basis: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory