Psychology Courses

Single Undergraduate Psychology Courses

At CalSouthern, you have the option of enrolling in a course without committing to a degree program. It’s a fantastic way to get a feel for the CalSouthern online learning experience before enrolling. You can apply the credits you earn to a CalSouthern bachelor’s degree program, or, since CalSouthern is regionally accredited, the credits are readily transferable into a bachelor’s program at another institution, as well.* Or, maybe you simply want to gain college-level knowledge and expertise in a topic area of interest to you.

Choose from any of the undergraduate courses in CalSouthern’s School of Psychology. A vast selection of subjects are available, on topics as diverse as cognition and the brain, addiction, abnormal psychology, marriage and family therapy and business psychology.

Getting started is quick and easy. No entrance exams are required and you don’t have to provide official transcripts. Courses start every month and you’ll never encounter a closed course or waiting list!

*Although credits from regionally accredited institutions like CalSouthern are readily accepted by other universities, acceptance is at the discretion of the receiving institution.

Undergraduate Courses

PSY 2311 Alcohol, Drugs, Family and Culture

Credits : 3
This course is an exploration of the history and origins of alcoholism and drug addiction that examines the patterns and progression of addiction as well as the stages of the disease. Learners will examine historical, societal, cultural, psychological, behavioral and familial perspectives of substance use and abuse. Emphasis is placed on the evaluation of the aspects of the various treatment and prevention programs along with the recognition of the effects of alcoholism and drug addiction on family dynamics.

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