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    PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR - UC DAVIS

    BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, MATH Emphasis
    updated 9/2014

    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.

    Psychology 1
    Psychology 41
    Statistics 13 or 100 or 102
    Biological Sciences 2A
       or Biological Sciences 10 and one of the following: ANT 1(Y), MCB 10, or NPB 10

    *A Sociology/Cultural ANT course is required for all students entering college prior to fall 2012. 


    LOWER DIVISION

    Psychology 1

    Math 21A , & Math 21B, & Math 21C

    Statistics 13 or  100

    Chemistry 10 or Chemistry2A(5) & 2B(5) or Chemistry2AH(5) & 2BH(5)

    Psychology 41

    Physics 7A &7B, or 10 (4)

    Biological Sciences 2A(5) or Biological Sciences 10 & one of the following: ANT 1(Y), MCB 10, or NPB 10(3)

     
    ECS 10 or ECS 30

     

    UPPER DIVISION PSYCHOLOGY COURSES

    Forty (40) upper division Psychology units, including 5 core group courses from the following: 2 from Group A, 2 from Group B, 1 from either Group C or Group D and completion of Psychology 103A, and 103B. Balance of 40 units can be taken from ANY other core or elective upper division Psychology courses.
    Must also complete 8 units of statistics emphasis courses in addition to the 40 units of Psychology.

    Required Upper Division Courses
     

    PSC 103A (5)

    PSC 103B (5)

     

    Core Group A (2)
    Perception/Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience

    Core Group B (2)
    Psychobiology

    Core Group C
    Social/Personality

     
    Core Group D
    Developmental


    100 


    101


    151

    140** or HDE 100A or HDE 100B

    130

    113

    152

    141 /HDE 101

    131

    121

    154

    142 /HDE 102

    132

    123 (3)

    158

    143

    135

    125 (3)

    161

    146
    136

    126

    162

    148
     

    137

    168
     
     

    159

     
     

     ** 2 units credit for Psc 140 (112) if HDE 100A or 100B previously completed.

    Upper Division Statistics Emphasis
    (must complete ONE of the three pairs listed - 2 courses total).

    STA 106 & 108 
    STA 130A & 130B    
    STA 131A & 131B


    Elective Courses (12-15 units)

    103A (5)
     
    180ABC (4)
    103B (5)
    153 (4)
    185 (4)

    155 (4)
    190 (4)
    107 (4)
    157 (4)
    192 (4 units MAX)**
    120 (4)

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    Last Revised: 10/31/2014