Fall 2019
Program Course # Section Title Seats Available Day & Time
UMBC - History Program HIST 402 1 The American South Since Reconstruction 5 TuTh 2:00-3:15PM
Prerequisites

Recommended Preparation HIST 101 or HIST 102, plus junior/senior status. 

Description

This course will examine the contours of life in the American South since the end of the Civil War. Given the South’s history of segregation, race is central to understanding Southern identity. We will explore life on both sides of the color line, and will consider ways in which racial identity interacted with class and gender to inform economic development, political and social change, and popular culture in the nineteenth and twentieth century South.

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 340 3 Social Psychology 0 M 9:30am-12:00PM
Prerequisites

Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed PSYC 100 and one other PSYC course both with a ‘C’ or better.

Description

Analysis of theories and research in the scientific study of human social phenomena, focusing on the relationship between the social environment and individual behavior. 

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 311 4 Research Methods in Psychology I 5 Tu 10:00AM-12:30PM
Prerequisites

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Description

Evaluation and interpretation of psychological research: how and why psychologists conduct research, interpretation of basic descriptive and inferential statistics, use of the psychology literature and critical evaluation of published research, technical writing skills in psychology, and ethical and cultural considerations in psychological research. 

Prerequisites: You must complete PSYC 211  or PSYC 309  and either STAT 121  or STAT 350  or STAT 351  or STAT 355  or STAT 451  both with a “C” or better.

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 311 4 Research Methods in Psychology I 5 Tu 10:00am-12:30PM
Prerequisites

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Description

Evaluation and interpretation of psychological research: how and why psychologists conduct research, interpretation of basic descriptive and inferential statistics, use of the psychology literature and critical evaluation of published research, technical writing skills in psychology, and ethical and cultural considerations in psychological research. 
Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must complete PSYC 211  or PSYC 309  and either STAT 121  or STAT 350  or STAT 351  or STAT 355  or STAT 451  both with a “C” or better.

UB - Health Systems Management (U) HSMG 376 SG1 Quantitative Methods for Healthcare Managers 3 Sat. 8-11:45 am
Prerequisites

HSMG 302: Statistics for Healthcare Management

Description

Provides quantitative tools and skills that apply to the decision-making and control systems in the practice of health systems management. This
is the second of two sequenced courses designed to develop quantitative competencies. This course builds on the first course to develop
systems-based spreadsheet modeling competencies that include good spreadsheet modeling practices, forecasting, facility layout, quality
control, project management and inventory methods.

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 375 1 PSYC 375 - Neuroanatomy 5 Th 2:00-4:30PM
Prerequisites

Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed PSYC 100 or BIOL 101 or BIOL 106 or BIOL 141  with a ‘C’ or better.

Description

This course is an introduction to human neuroanatomy. Students learn the basic structures and function of the brain and spinal cord, and learn about various neuropathologies.

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 307 1 Psychology of Aging 5 W 2:30-3:45PM
Prerequisites

Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed PSYC 100 and one other PSYC course both with a ‘C’ or better.

Description

An examination of psychological changes associated with aging. Topics include physiological, cognitive, affective, behavioral and social changes. 

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 320 3 Psychological Assessment 5 Tu 2:00-4:30PM
Prerequisites

Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed or PSYC 100 and STAT 121 or PSYC331 with a grade of ‘C’ or better.

Description

Basic principles of the construction, standardization and interpretation of psychological tests. Emphases on intelligence, personality and interest tests. 

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 335 3 Physiological Psychology 0 W 10:30am-11:45am
Prerequisites

Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed PSYC 100 and one other PSYC course both with a ‘C’ or better.

Description

Physiological and neurological bases of behavior. Emphasis on physiological bases of sensory, motivational, emotional and cognitive processes. 

UMBC - Psychology Program PSYC 390 2 Neuropsychopharmacology 5 Tu 6:30-9:00PM
Prerequisites

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Description

An examination of the basic principles of how drugs affect the central nervous system and behavior. Topics include pharmacokinetics, drugs as treatments for behavior disorders, drugs with abuse potential, and the neurochemistry of mood and cognition. 
Prerequisite/Corequisite: You must have completed PSYC 100 and PSYC 210 or PSYC 285 or PSYC 335 both with a grade of ‘C’ or better.

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