Child Psychopathology

Child Psychopathology
Mental disorders of childhood.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPSYCH 307 & PSYCH 309 & PSYCH 310; or instructor's consent.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining PSYCH 343
Course Outcomes

1. Etiology, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment

Students will identify and describe the etiology, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of common psychological and developmental disorders in children and adolescents.

Measurement: Multiple choice exams, quizzes.

2. Current issues in child psychopathology

Students will demonstrate familiarity with current issues in child psychopathology.

Measurement: Presentations, short writing assignments.

3. Use current literature to critique a topic

Students will examine and critique a topic using the current research literature.

Measurement: APA style paper.