PSYCH 009 - Psychology: Issues of Diversity - Units 3

Prerequisite Skills: 1. Advisory: Reading Level III.

Advisories: ENG-001A or ENG-079 each with a grade of "C" or better.

This course is the study of the values, problems, issues, concerns and counseling needs of special population groups in human services, mental health, subtance abuse and other settings. Topics include understanding cultural influences in psychological development and other areas of psychology such as intelligence, motivation, personality, information processing, emotions, sexuality and disorders. The course includes exploration of stereotyping, interpersonal, and intrapersonal factors in the development of diverse groups. (CSU)