BA | Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

CalSouthern’s Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Courses

Below please find the online psychology courses that comprise the Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree program at CalSouthern. In addition to a selection of general education classes, the program includes 24 credit hours of required psychology courses, 21 elective psychology courses, and 45 credits of general electives.

Required Core Courses

Lower Division Courses

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division Courses

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Psychology Elective Courses

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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General Education

English

Lower Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Humanities

Lower Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Upper Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Math

Lower Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Natural Science

Lower Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
Back


Upper Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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Social Science

Lower Division

NS 1103 Introduction to Geology

Credits : 3

This course studies the physical processes and serves to introduce the geological forces at work in the environment. It covers such topics as weathering, soil, rocks, ground water, glaciers, earthquakes, mountain building and geologic time.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Gain a basic understanding of the physical processes of the earth and earth dynamics.
  • Develop an understanding of the impact of human activities on the environment.
  • Recognize the major categories of air and water pollutants
  • Identify and explain the major energy resources of the earth.
  • Define the major rock minerals groups found on the earth.
  • Develop an understanding of the processes involved in volcanoes, plate tectonics, and earthquakes
  • Analyze the basic coastal zone processes as well as geology and climate.
  • Describe the stream and flooding processes.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
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