PSYCH 4540: Counseling Psychology

August 7, 2017
Issues within the field of counseling psychology including assessment, counseling skills, multicultural issues, career, professional, and ethical issues. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2220 and 2300; and a grade of C- or above in 2367.02, 3331, 3335, or 3530.
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Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy 
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Apply ethical standards to evaluate psychological science & practice 
  • Build & enhance personal relationships
  • Adopt values that build community at local, national, & global levels


  • Interact effectively with others

Professional Development

  • Apply psychological content & skills to career goals

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