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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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PSY 230 Abnormal Psychology


This course is designed for non-majors who wish to better understand the concept of “abnormality” as it relates to psychological disorders. Using the current system for diagnosis (DSM system) as a guide, major categories of psychological disorders will be explored in terms of their development and symp­tom patterns. Particular attention will also be given to the intersection between the mental health and legal systems. Prerequisite: PSY 100 . Does not satisfy Psychology major requirements or Psychology electives

3 credit hours