Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University
Undergraduate

Psychology 5684


Psychology of Delinquency

Characterization, risk and protective factors, and treatment of delinguency with emphasis on current theories and research practices.

 

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites:

Psych 2220(H), 2300, and 3551(H), or permission of the instructor.



Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

 

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge 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
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry

 

Ethical & Social Responsibility in a Diverse World

  • Apply ethical standards to evaluate psychological science & practice
  • Build & enhance personal relationships
  • Adopt values that build community at local, national, & global levels

 

Communication

  • Demonstrate effective writing for different purposes
  • Exhibit effective presentation skills for different purposes
  • Interact effectively with others

 

Professional Development

  • Apply psychological content & skills to career goals
  • Exhibit self-efficacy & self-regulation
  • Refine project-management skills
  • Enhance teamwork capacity
  • Develop meaningful professional direction for life after graduation


Psychology Major:

Sequenced Advanced



Psychology Minors:

Advanced elective for General Psychology; Elective for Clinical Psychology & Individual Differences, Developmental Psychology



General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

Additional Notes:

 

 

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