Counseling and Applied Psychological Science

Description
The concentration in counseling and applied psychological science is offered both online and via face-to-face courses on the Polytechnic campus. The counseling and applied psychology coursework focuses on the promotion of psychological well-being. Students with a concentration in counseling and applied psychological science will learn basic counseling skills and techniques to complement a variety of social science and health majors, including psychology, public health, interdisciplinary studies, social work and humanities, among many others.echnologies.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours including 12 hours of upper division courses for this concentration.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • All listed coures require prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105 or 108 with C or better; minimum 45 hours.

Core 9 Hours Required

CAP 120 Introduction to Counseling (3)

CAP 220 Exploring Cultural Diversity in Counseling (3)

CAP 240 Counseling Skills (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120)

Electives Choose four courses from the list below (12 credit hours)

CAP 310 Addictions I Foundations and Basic Principles (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120)

CAP 315 Trauma and Crisis Intervention (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120)

CAP 320 Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108; CAP 120; CAP 240)

CAP 325 Professional Practice and Ethics in Counseling (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 240)

CAP 330 Group Counseling (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 240)

CAP 340 Multicultural Counseling Theory and Practice (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 220)

CAP 342 Community Outreach, Prevention and Intervention (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 220)

CAP 420 School Counseling (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 240)

CAP 440 Addictions II Treatment, Recovery and Relapse Prevention (3) (Prerequisite(s): CAP 120; CAP 310)

FAS 331 Marriage and Family Relationships (SB) (3)

FAS 370 Family Ethnic and Cultural Diversity (SB & C) (3)

JUS 305 Principles of Justice Studies (SB) (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 24 hours; Credit is allowed for only JUS 105 or JUS 305)

PSY 315 Personality Theory and Research (SB) (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 (PGS 101) with C or better; Minimum 45 hours or PSY 290 with C or better)

PSY 350 Social Psychology (SB) (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 (PGS 101) with C or better; Credit is allowed for only PSY 351 (PGS 351) or PSY 350 (PGS 350))

PSY 366 Abnormal Psychology (SB) (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 (PGS 101) with C or better; Minimum 45 hours or PSY 290 with C or better)

PSY 369 Biology of Human Sexuality (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 with C or better; one semester of biology; Credit is allowed for only LSC 369 or PSY 369 or PTX 369)

PSY 385 Psychology of Gender (SB) (3)

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2019-20

Campus

Campus

Polytechnic

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

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DARs Code

DARs Code

LSCAPEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Integrative Sciences and Arts

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact

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cisaadvising@asu.edu
Santa Catalina Hall (SANCA), Second floor

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