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, November 6, 2018
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Friday, August 10, 2018
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Meet Carrington Cazeau
Psychology MajorGraduate Student at Boston University
Psychology and Justice Studies MajorsStrafford County Community Corrections
Psychology MajorCustomer Success Manager at Hubspot
Psychology MajorArtist, Teacher, Art Curator
Psychology Ph.D.Interim College Dean
8/27: Classes begin
9/3: Labor Day, Main office closed
9/4: Webcat registration ends at 4:30. Signed add/drop forms are required starting 9/5
9/7: Last day to ADD a class, honors designations, pass/fail
9/24: Last day for December graduates to file intent to graduatewithout $25 fee. Instructions here.
9/28: Last day to DROP a course, honors designation
10/8: Mid-semester break; NO CLASSES
11/5: Last day for December graduates to file intent to graduate with a $25 late fee.
11/21-23: Thanksgiving Break
November: spring 2019 registration advising
12/10: Last day of classes; last day to file Completion of Minor forms for DECEMBER 2018 graduates.
Registration for Spring 2019: coming soon
Information and directions, click here.
Advising for Spring 2019 registration will begin at the end of October. Registration is the end of Novemeber/early December. More information to come!
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