Prerequisite/Corequisite: The following courses must be completed previously or concurrently: PSYC 310, PSYC 315.
Description: This course is an introduction to psychopathology. The course deals with major concepts and issues in the study of psychopathology. It focuses on the major models of etiology, diagnosis, prognosis, assessment, and treatment, and presents the major disorders and five axes of the DSM system. Behavioural, cognitive, social learning, neurobiological, sociocultural, evolutionary, and psychodynamic approaches to psychopathology are covered, with an emphasis on research and methodology throughout.
- Students who have received credit for PSYC 322 may not take this course for credit.