Study Plan - Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Semester Course Code Subject Title Prerequisite Credit Hours
Semester 1 LNG 171 English I IELTS 5.0 or TOEFL 500 3
PSY 101 Psychology I None 3
GED xxx Science and Technology None 3
GED xxx Humanities 1 None 3
GED 198 Islamic Culture None 3
Total 15
Semester 2 PSY 102 Psychology II PSY-101 3
GED 150 Foundations for Community Engagement and Social Work None 3
LNG 172 English II LNG-171 3
GED 199 UAE Society None 3
MTH 195 Applied Statistics Math Placement test or MTH 011 3
Total 15
Semester 3 PSY 200 Research Methods MTH-195 3
PSY 210 Introduction to Cognitive Psychology PSY-102, GED-150 3
PSY 220 Perception PSY-102 3
PSY 230 Personality PSY-102 3
PSY 240 Introduction to Learning PSY-102 3
Total 15
Semester 4 PSY 250 Biopsychology PSY-102 3
PSY 260 Abnormal Psychology PSY-102, GED-150 3
PSY 280 Developmental Psychology I: Infancy and Childhood PSY-210 3
PSY 285 Psychological Measurement and Testing PSY-200 3
xxx xxx Free Elective 1   3
Total 15
Semester 5 PSY 290 Neuropsychology PSY-250 3
PSY 300 Social Psychology PSY-260 3
PSY 380 Developmental Psychology II: Adolescence and Young Adulthood PSY-210 3
PSY 315 Clinical Psychology PSY-210 3
GED 140E Fundamentals of Innovation and Entrepreneurship None 3
Total 15
Semester 6 PSY 330 Organizational Psychology PSY-300 3
PSY 340 Educational Psychology PSY-300 3
PSY 320 Community Psychology PSY-300 3
PSY 385 Psychology of Exceptional Children, Youth and Adults PSY-260, PSY-380 3
PSY xxx Major Elective 1   3
Total 15
Semester 7 PSY 405 Drugs and Behavior PSY-285, 315 3
PSY 415 Applied Social Psychology PSY-300 3
PSY 425 Health Psychology PSY-260, 300 3
PSY 430 Research Paper in Education and Learning PSY-200, 340 3
xxx xxx Free Elective 2   3
Total 15
Semester 8 PSY 431 Research Paper in Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience PSY-200, 210, 290 3
PSY 485 Environment, Psychology and Action PSY-320 3
PSY 499 Graduation Project PSY-430 3
PSY xxx Major Elective 2   3
xxx xxx Free Elective 3   3
Total 15
Internship to be taken summer semester after completion of 81 Cr.H with CGPA 2.0 or more 3
Total Credit Hours 123