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PSYC 007: Physiological Psychology

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the scientific study of the physiological substrates of behavior and its fundamental role in the neurosciences. Among the areas covered are physiological, hormonal, and neurochemical mechanisms, and brain-behavior relationships underlying sensation, perception, regulatory processes, emotion, learning, memory, and psychological disorders.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: PSYC 001
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None
  • Additional Requisite Information:
    The honors version of the same course may be used to satisfy a requisite requirement.

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: B. Natural Sciences
  • CSU GE: Area B - Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning: B2- Life Sciences
  • UC/IGETC GE: Area 5 - Physical and Biological Sciences: 5B- Biological Sciences
  • C-ID: PSY 150 - Introduction to Biological Psychology
Last Updated 7/19/23