Biopsychology

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Description: This course will examine the development and function of the brain. It will assess various sensory systems, and how neural processes inform the human experience through sleep, sex, emotion, hunger, and other aspects of consciousness. An assessment of causes of brain damage and various psychiatric disorders will also be reviewed.

Highly Recommended Prerequisite: High School Diploma or equivalent and Psychology I (PSY102) or equivalent
Lecture Hours: 60
Total Units: 4
Course Format: Accelerated Science Courses take place in 4 or 5 weeks. Classes and laboratories are offered in many formats such as daytime, nights, weekends, in-classroom, hybrid (classroom and online), and 100% online. All courses repeat regularly, giving many opportunities to complete the course(s) you need.


Fall 2019 100% Online Lecture Course Offerings (4 units with lab)

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times
Oct 17, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 Online – no daily requirements No specific times


Spring 2020 In-Classroom Offerings (4 units with lab)

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times*
Mar 13, 2020 April 15, 2020 Fri 5:00P-10:00P Lab
Sat 9:00A-6:00P Lecture


Spring 2020 100% Online Lecture Course Offerings (4 units)

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 25, 2020 Online – no daily requirements No specific times

*Class times are subject to change

Classes fill quickly, so please do not wait to apply. Students are registered on a first-come, first-served basis. All courses are listed in SCU publications and the application regardless of the current number of registrants. Registration is not confirmed until an email is sent. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please confirm registration by emailing [email protected].

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