Psychology, and Neuroscience and Behavior at UNH
The Department of Psychology focuses on the scientific study of human and non-human behavior. Our Bachelor of Arts program in psychology is broad, with an emphasis on technical skills and the opportunity to specialize in areas that interest you. Courses cover such topics as clinical and counseling, social psychology, personality, psychological development, cognition in humans and non-humans, neuroscience, sensory psychology and the history of psychology. Opportunities abound to work informally in laboratories or to participate in both clinically-oriented and non-clinical internships.
The program in neuroscience and behavior, shared between Liberal Arts and Life Sciences and Agriculture, focuses on the scientific study of the brain and its relationship to behavior. This Bachelor of Science program is structured around a rigorous core sequence of courses that incorporates an extensive laboratory experience, with the opportunity for specialization. Courses include such topics as endocrinology, genetics, neurology, animal behavior, neuroscience and philosophy, drugs, sensory systems, mood disorders and ecology. A large number of laboratories are available that routinely incorporate undergraduate students.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Dates to know
1/24: First day of classes; webcat remains open
1/31: webcat closes at 4:30pm. To add a class after 1/31, use an add/drop form
2/3: LAST DAY to add a class, honors designation or designate as pass/fail
2/24: LAST DAY TO DROP a class, honors designation
Summer PSYC schedule
You will not need a RAC to register for a summer course
Clinical Advising drop-ins with Dr. Sue Hess
Interested in pursuing a career in clinical work or going on the graduate school for a clinical program? Dr. Hess is a great resource and will ne holding office hours/drop-ins.
Capstone Guidelines for Psychology Majors
If you follow the Discovery Program Curriculum, you must complete a capstone experience during your senior year. Capstone Designation forms are located in the Psychology Office. Capstone designation forms are DUE on the last day of the ADD period.
Prospective students: information from the Fall Open House
Questions? Contact Susan Moore