Carolyn J. St. Peter

Residential Faculty - Psychological Science

Psychological Science

Office: BP 43A - Room: BP-15

480-461-7868

Office Hours

Or by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology 3 Credits
To acquaint the student with basic principles, methods and fields of psychology such as learning, memory, emotion, perception, physiological, developmental, intelligence, social and abnormal. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26545
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 26545 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: carolyn.st.peter@mesacc.edu

PSY266 Abnormal Psychology 3 Credits
Distinguishes between normal behavior and psychological disorders. Subjects may include stress disorders, problems with anxiety and depression, unusual and abnormal sexual behavior, schizophrenia and addictive behaviors. Causes and treatments of psychological problems and disorders are discussed.
Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Social & Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26577
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Closed

Notes: Class 26577 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: carolyn.st.peter@mesacc.edu

26600
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Notes: Class 26600 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: carolyn.st.peter@mesacc.edu

PSY267 Introduction to Forensic Psychology 3 Credits
Overview of the practice of psychology in the law, by the law, and of the law. Focuses on the complementary functions and distinctions between psychology and the legal justice system. Topics include, but are not limited to, criminal investigations, risk and level of danger, competency, interrogations, confessions, assessment, eyewitness testimony, child custody, and domestic violence.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in PSY101 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27928
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Class Started

Notes: Class 27928 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started. Students may contact instructor at: carolyn.st.peter@mesacc.edu@mesacc.edu

PSY290AC Research Methods 3 Credits
Planning, execution, analysis, and written reporting of psychological research using American Psychological Association guidelines (APA). Surveys the literature, procedures, and instruments in representative areas of psychological research.
A grade of C or better required in all Prerequisites. Prerequisites: ENG101 or ENG107. Prerequisites or Corequisites: PSY230 or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: PSY290AC lab course.
General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L], Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26582
Dobson Campus
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 26582 must also register for .

26583
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 26583 must also register for .
26584
Dobson Campus
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Class Started

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