Abnormal Psychology

LSOC-421
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
LSOC-211
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
MTHE majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

Using the classification of psychopathology contained in the current edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) as a guide, this course will explore the major psychopathology of childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. This exploration will involve examining the etiology of each disorder, its symptomatology, and different treatment approaches. Note: This course may be used to fulfill the social science requirement.

Department: 
LART
Course chair: 
Simone Pilon