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ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Ghana - University of Ghana, Legon - 'Univ. of Ghana'
UC Course SubjectPsychology
Number & Suffix: 113
Full UC Title: ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY 
Transcript Title: ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces a wide range of psychological disturbances in humans. Focus is on abnormal behaviors in society and their underlying causes. Topics: definition and concepts of abnormal behavior; historical perspective of abnormal behavior and treatment in Europe and Africa; modern perspective of abnormal behavior; theories and models of abnormal behavior; anxiety disorder and treatment; defense mechanisms; dissociative disorders; mood disorders and treatment; sexual dysfunction; sexual deviant behaviors; substance related disorders; childhood disorders; research methods in abnormal behavior; mental illness and the law; and ethical issues. Texts: R.P. Halgin and S.K Witbourne, ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY; R. J. Comer R.J., ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY; and various journals. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY 
Partner University Department: Psychology 
Partner University Course Number: PSYC338