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 320 Learning and Motivation (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 290 with C or better OR Visiting University Student)

PSY 341 Developmental Psychology (SB) (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 101 with C or better; minimum 45 hours or PSY 290 with C or better OR Visiting University Student)

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) 

PSY 444 Adolescent Psychology and Psychopathology (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 290 with C or better; PSY 341 with C or better)

PSY 472 Clinical Psychology (3) (Prerequisite(s): PSY 290 with C or better; PSY 366 (PGS 466) or 443 with C or better OR Visiting University Student)

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

2020-21

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
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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
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