Abnormal Psychology

People and Society

Abnormal Psychology

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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    People and Society
  • Responsible Academic Unit

    Contact Info
    • Name: Debra Lieberman
    • Email: debra@miami.edu
    • Phone: Please contact by email
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  • Recommended for
    Non-Psychology majors and minors.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 3

Cognate Categories


Introduction to the theories and methods used in the scientific study of Psychology. Students will learn about the origins and consequences of psychopathology across the lifespan (Introduction to Personality); biological bases (Introduction to Psychobiology); or social impact (Social Psychology). In addition, an introduction to diagnostic criteria for common forms of psychopathology.

Option Groups

Complete 3 of the following option groups: (NEU majors complete Context for Stud, Abnormal Psychology, and Abnormal Psychology option groups.)

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