Psychology Major, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Women's Studies

Requirements for a Major in Psychology, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Women's Studies

15 credits

Psychology majors may elect an interdisciplinary concentration in Women's Studies beyond the requirements of the Psychology major. Five courses may be selected from any course with a "WO" prefix, from at least two disciplines.

Required Courses(25 credits)
PS-101General Psychology3
PS-275Psychological Statistics4
PS-276Research Methods3
PS-307Applied Research Methods3
Select at least four of the following, including one from each of the four different areas:12
Developmental Psychology
Psychology of Adolescence
Psychology of Aging
Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Applied Social Psychology
Personality and Abnormal Psychology
Theories of Personality
Abnormal Psychology
Psychological Testing and Measurement
Learning and Cognition
Psychology of Learning
Cognitive Psychology
Biopsychosocial Processes
Sensation and Perception
Introduction to Health Psychology
Psychology electives(12 credits)
Electives - At least three courses (nine credits) must be at a 300 and/or 400 level, and all three courses must be taken at Worcester State University.12
Women's Studies Requirements(15 credits)
Select 5 courses with a "WO" prefix from at least two disciplines15
Total Credits52