2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

PSYC 405 Practicum

PSY 405 Practicum One to Four Credits (per semester) In the fields of psychology, undergraduate practicum courses provide students with an exposure to the contexts and organizations in which psychology services are offered to the public. Behavioral health facilities, country mental health agencies, substance abuse treatment facilities, shelters, teen centers, and early childhood intervention units are among the facilities selected by psychology students. Forty hours of practicum service for each hour of credit is required. This course may be taken in two separate semesters. Prerequisite: Completed 20 hours of psychology, and approval of department head.