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Psychology BA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 20.01 PSYCHOLOGY- GENERAL, CIP: 42.0101 Psychology, General)

Department of Psychology

283 Park Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4110

Peter Q. Pfordresher
Chair

Micheal L. Dent
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Christa M. Greenberg
Coordinator of Undergraduate Studies / Senior Academic Advisor

Wendy J. Quinton
Director, Psychology Honors Program

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology M 3
ULC 148LEC Precalc Intermed Algebra & Tri M/MQR 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 13 or 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 207LLB Psychological Statistics M 4
PSY 300 Level Dist. M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 13 or 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 350LEC Scientific Inquiry M 3
PSY 300 Level Dist. M 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 4
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 300 Level Dist. M 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 3
PSY 300 Communicating for Psychological Sciences M 3
Pathway P 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 300 Level Dist. M 3
Diversity in the United States DIV 3
Pathway P 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 400 Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 400 Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 400 Level M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Jul 15, 2021 08:27:21