Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University

Psychology 5613H

Biological Psychiatry

Provides a contemporary overview of the biological bases of several significant psychopathologies, including mood disorders, schizophrenia, and PTSD/dissociative identity disorders.


Credit Hours: 3


Honors standing, and Psych 2220(H), 2300, and 4501, and permission of the instructor; or graduate standing, and permission of the instructor.

Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:


Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowldege of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology


Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving

Psychology Major:


Psychology Minors:

Advanced elective for General Psychology; Elective for Biological Bases of Behavior, Clinical Psychology and Individual Differences

General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

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