BACHELOR OF ARTS
PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR - UC DAVIS AS OF Fall 2013 (Students who entered college prior to fall 2013 have an additional preparatory course requiremen included in requirements for declaring major: Sociology/Cultural ANT (4).
REQUIREMENTS FOR DECLARING MAJOR: Completion of lower division courses with a combined GPA of 2.50 (all courses must be taken for a letter grade). A 2.00 GPA is required in upper division Psychology and overall UCD course work.
UPPER DIVISION (10-11 classes)
Forty (40) upper division units including 6 core group courses: 2 from two of the four Core Groups and 1 from each of the remaining two Core Groups. The remainder of the 40 required units can be taken from other Core Group courses or Psychology courses that are not in the Core Groups. Non-Core Group courses are called "Psychology Electives". These do not include PSC 197T. A maximum of 4 units of 192 can be used toward the 40 unit requirement. See the General Catalog for further information on courses.
Elective Courses (4 Classes)
* 2 units credit for Psc 140 if HD 100A or B previously completed.
** Maximum of 4 units can be used towards upper division major requirement (192 has a 12-unit college maximum).
It is strongly recommended that course 41 and Statistics 13 be completed prior to enrolling in upper division courses. Psychology 103 A and 103B are strongly recommended for students who plan to do graduate work in any area of Psychology. Refer to the General Catalog for more information on major requirements and our High/Highest Honors program.
Human Development units which may be counted toward the 40 unit upper division major requirement: HD 100A, B, C; 101; 102; 120; 121 (12 unit maximum).
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Maximum (limit is 225)
UPPER DIVISION (courses 100-199) 64
GENERAL EDUCATION (use current catalog to select courses)
ENGLISH COMPOSITION REQUIREMENT
1. by passing the English Composition Examination upon completion of 70 units of degree credit (the examination does not yield credit);
(a) One course from English 3, Comparative Literature 1, 2, 3, 4, Native American Studies 5, or University Writing Program 1, 18, 19; and
(b) One course from University Writing Program 101, 102A – 102H, 104A, 104B, 104C, 104D, 104E, or 104F (which must be taken after 84 units have been completed).
FOREIGN LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
15 unit level in ONE language or IGETC completion
Transfer units from community college and Advanced Placement units: 105 maximum
P/NP graded units at UCD: 1/3 of UCD units maximum
Student option P/NP graded units: 1/4 of UCD units maximum
Physical Education 1 and PE 6 combined: 6 units maximum 30 unit maximum, or 1/6 total UCD units, whichever is less, in the following courses:
COMBINED: 92/192; 97T/197T; 194H;
12 unit maximum for 92/192
10 unit maximum for 97T/197T
5 unit maximum per quarter for 99/194H/199 courses
Must have completed 84 units prior to taking 192/194H/199
Registration in the University of California - 3 quarters
Upper division units completed at UCD.......................27 Units
Upper division units completed for major at UCD..........18 Units
Senior Residence at UCD
Of your last 45 units, 35 must be completed at UCD (University Extension units not applicable)
For all UC course work ................................................. 2.00
For all courses required for major program .........................2.00
For all upper division courses required for major program ......2.00
NOTE: The above information on College of Letters & Science requirements is in summary form. Refer to the General Catalog for more detailed information.