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School of Behavioral Sciences

Behavioral Science Minor

Minor in Behavioral Science (21 units)

General Prerequisites 

ANT225 Cultural Anthropology

ANT225 Cultural Anthropology

A general survey of Cultural Anthropology as a social science, including cultural factors that affect human behavior. Topics include language, kinship, art, religion, subsistence, and cultural change. This course or BEH 100 is a prerequisite for all other courses in Anthropology. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 ANT225-A A Melika, Ash 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center
B220
Spring 2016 ANT225-B B Melika, Ash 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center
B220
Spring 2016 ANT225-C C Stokes, H. Bruce 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center
B112
Spring 2016 ANT225-E E Goodman, Julie Marcele 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center
B110
Spring 2016 ANT225-F F Goodman, Julie Marcele 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center
B110
Spring 2016 ANT225-D D Melika, Ash 01/06/2016 Monday 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
Summer 2016 ANT225-A A Goodman, Julie Marcele 05/02/2016 Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 ANT225-B B Stokes, H. Bruce 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 ANT225-C C Melika, Ash 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 ANT225-E E Goodman, Julie Marcele 09/06/2016 Monday 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2016 ANT225-A A Melika, Ash 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2016 ANT225-D D Melika, Ash 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Sch Business Building
203
Fall 2016 ANT225-F F Goodman, Julie Marcele 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Sch Business Building
204
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BEH100 Survey of the Behavioral Science

BEH100 Survey of the Behavioral Science

This course introduces the student to the primary Behavioral Sciences of Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology and Christian Behavioral Sciences. The course addresses human beings and behavior from the distinctive theoretical perspectives of each of these behavioral sciences. General subject areas include theory and methodology of Behavioral Science research, human biology and behavior, personality and human development in a socio-cultural context, behavior in the context of ethics and values, and social and cultural change. This course meets prerequisites for upper division ANT and SOC courses. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 BEH100-A A Pearce, Kenneth C. 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Sch Business Building
124
Summer 2016 BEH100-A A Pearce, Kenneth C. 05/02/2016 Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 BEH100-A A Moore, Marilyn 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2016 BEH100-B B Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Sch Business Building
124
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PSY213 General Psychology

PSY213 General Psychology

This introductory course is a survey of the process of adjustment, growth, learning, remembering, perceiving, thinking, sensation, and emotions. It is meant to better equip the student to predict and control his life, and to understand the behavior of others as well as influence their lives. This course is a prerequisite to all other courses in Psychology. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 PSY213-A A Smith, Erin I. 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center
ONLN
Spring 2016 PSY213-B B Mahaffey, Cristin Michelle 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center
B251
Spring 2016 PSY213-F F Ramirez, Rebecca R 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center
B111
Spring 2016 PSY213-E E Mauldin, Kristin N. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center
B111
Spring 2016 PSY213-C C Pelletier, Joseph P. 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Sch Business Building
250
Spring 2016 PSY213-D D Pelletier, Joseph P. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Sch Business Building
202
Summer 2016 PSY213-A A Goodman, Julie Marcele 05/02/2016 Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 PSY213-A A Smith, Erin I. 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center
ONLN
Fall 2016 PSY213-B B Smith, Erin I. 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall
ONLN
Fall 2016 PSY213-C C Pelletier, Joseph P. 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall
109
Fall 2016 PSY213-D D STAFF, STAFF 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center
A112
Fall 2016 PSY213-E E Pelletier, Joseph P. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall
124
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Upper Division Requirements

ANT430 Culture and Personality

ANT430 Culture and Personality

An examination of the interaction between personal patterns of behavior and social influences; consideration of the environment/heredity issue in human life. Prerequisite: ANT 225 or BEH 100. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2016 ANT430-A A Goodman, Julie Marcele 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
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PSY322 Theories of Personality

PSY322 Theories of Personality

Survey of theories of personality emphasizing structure, dynamics, functions, and development of basic attitudes that influence behavior and develop constructive behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 PSY322-A A Pearce, Kenneth C. 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Sch Business Building
104
Spring 2016 PSY322-B B Handojo, Virgo 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center
B251
Fall 2016 PSY322-A A Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA
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Fall 2016 PSY322-B B Handojo, Virgo 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
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SOC381 Social Theory

SOC381 Social Theory

The theoretical constructs of Sociology are examined in light of the historical development of the discipline. Prerequisite: BEH 100 or SOC 213. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2016 SOC381-A A STAFF, STAFF 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
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Twelve (12) units of Upper Division Behavioral Science* 

*Minor students may use elective units toward a Departmental Concentration. 

Note: ANT 225 or SOC 213BEH 100, and PSY 213 are prerequisites for the Behavioral Science Minor.