Social/Personality Psychology Concentration

Major in Sciences and Letters Curriculum

E-mail: psych-advising@illinois.edu

Degree title: Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Minimum required concentration and supporting course work equates to 32-36 hours of Psychology courses. Please see your academic advisor. A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Academic Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours).

Twelve hours of 300- and 400-level courses in Psychology must be taken on this campus.

Minimum hours required for graduation is 120.

Students must also complete the Campus General Education requirements  including the campus general education language requirement.

Select one course from the following:4
Intro Psych
Intro Experimental Psych
Psych Introduction
Statistics course:3-5
Intro to Statistics (or equivalent)
Select two courses from the following:6
Intro to Brain and Cognition
Behavioral Neuroscience
Images of Mind
Cognitive Psych
Perception & Sensory Processes
Learning and Memory
Select one course from the following:3
Child Psych
Psychopathology and Problems in Living
Community Psych
Industrial Org Psych
PSYC 201Intro to Social Psych3
Select one course from the following:4
Social Psych Methods Lab
Social Psych in Society Lab
Personality Lab
Take 4 courses from any of the following and the undergraduate seminars (PSYC 396, PSYC 496) taught by faculty members in Social/Personality Psychology including a second social/personality psychology lab:12
Psych of Personality
Power, Status, and Influence
Attitude Theory and Change
Social Cognition
Culture & Psychology
Personality and Soc Dev
Total Hours35