Psychology Program Requirements

Psychology

 Study Plan (99 Credits)
CURRICULA

First Semester                                                                                                             Cr.

GNRL

201

أخلاقيات ومبادئ البحث العلمي Ethics and principles of Scientific Research

2

GNRL

202

مدخل إلى علم النفسIntroduction to Psychology

2

GNRL

203

مدخل إلى الاتصال الجماهيري Introduction to Mass Communication

2

GNRL

204

مدخل إلى التاريخ والجغرافيا Introduction to History and Geography

2

GNRL

205

مدخل إلى علم الاجتماع والفلسفة Introduction to Sociology and Philosophy

2

GNRL

212

قضايا العالم العربي Major Issues in the Arabic World

2

 

 

Elective (General)1

5

 

 

Total

17

Second Semester                                                                                                       Cr.

PSYC

222

Developmental Psychology علم نفس النمو

3

PSYC

224

Cognitive Psychology علم النفس المعرفي

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

4

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

16

Third Semester                                                                                                           Cr.

PSYC

321

Physiological Psychology علم النفس الفسيولوجي

3

PSYC

323

Criminal Psychology علم النفس الجنائي

3

PSYC

325

Psychology of Learning سيكولوجية التعلم

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

2

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

17

Fourth Semester                                                                                                        Cr.

PSYC

322

Vocational Psychology علم النفس المهني

3

PSYC

324

Psychology of Personality علم نفس الشخصية

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

3

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

4

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

17

Fifth Semester                                                                                                            Cr.

PSYC

421

Research Methods in Psychology مناهج البحث في علم النفس

3

PSYC

423

Psychometric القياس النفسي

3

PSYC

425

Health Psychology علم النفس الصحة

3

 

 

Elective (General)1

2

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

17

Sixth Semester                                                                                                           Cr.

PSYC

422

Clinical Psychology علم النفس الإكلينيكي

3

PSYC

424

Positive Psychology علم النفس الإيجابي

3

PSYC

426

Counseling and Psychotherapy الإرشاد و العلاج النفسي

3

 

 

Elective (Faculty)2

2

 

 

Elective (Dept)3

4

 

 

Total

15

1 A total of 16 credits is required as General University Requirement; 5 credits are Mandatory Courses including: ARAB 001 (2Cr.), ENGL 001 (2Cr.), BLAW 001(1Cr.) and another 11 credits are selected from the University Elective courses list.

2 A total of 12 credits are selected from the Faculty Elective Courses. If 10 credit hours are completed within a certain subject area, students may be qualified for a minor in that area.

3 A total of 20 credits are selected from the department electives.