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Viewing: FORP 6104 : Psychopathology

Last approved: Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:05:24 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:03:53 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6104
Psychopathology
Psychopathology
Fall 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
students in the forensic psychology program
No
No

Corequisites

25
Dr. Rocio Lopez Sharifi
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The etiology and classification of mental disorders; manifestations, symptoms, and basic treatment issues within the framework of the DSM-5 diagnostic manual; disorders and categories that are a primary focus in forensic settings.
1. Understand the current diagnostic system used in mental health settings. 2. Know and comprehend different diagnostic categories and disorders. 3. Demonstrate skills in identifying and classifying psychological disorders when given a brief case history or case file. 4. Recognize the importance of cultural differences in accurate diagnosis as well as the ethical considerations of diagnostic labels.

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jbb (Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:49:30 GMT): Rollback: Syllabus must contain the required CCAS boilerplate regarding: Course requirements and grading; Attendance and Participation; Goals and Learning Outcomes; Academic Integrity; Support for Students Outside the Classroom, Security. Consult syllabus template.
cbeil (Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:03:53 GMT): ged effective term to fall 2016
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