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 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Upper Division Courses

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Psychology Elective Courses

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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General Education

English

Lower Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Upper Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Humanities

Lower Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
Back


Upper Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Math

Lower Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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Natural Science

Lower Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
Back


Upper Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
Back


Social Science

Lower Division

NS 1105 General Biology

Credits : 3

This course explores the principles of cellular life, inheritance, and evolution in the context of biodiversity. Further, it investigates how plants and animals function. Ecology is also introduced as a discipline of the biological sciences, introducing such concepts as the ecosystem and biosphere as relevant to the course.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Demonstrate your overall comprehension of the course relative to a broad-based evaluation of their understanding of the concepts and constructs.
  • Practices ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.
  • Recognize the basic concepts and principles of General Biology.
  • Explain how biology as the study of life encompasses biologically important molecules, cells and organisms.
  • Illustrate how your body works, and how what you do involves the world around you.
  • Observe the basic unity of life and the interdependence of the varieties of living things on Earth.
  • Summarize Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
  • Study how the world is changing by variation, natural selection and speciation.
  • Determine how your actions and choices regarding the use of limited resources and the generation of pollution affects the biosphere.
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