Ly Tran-Nguyen, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - Residential Faculty-Psychological Science

Psychological Science

Office: BP 43A - Room: BP016

480-461-7925

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM10:30 AM - 11:30 AM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM10:30 AM - 11:30 AM10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Office hours are also available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Fall 2021

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology 3 Credits
Overview of the study and methods of psychological science. Includes an introduction to subfields such as biopsychology, learning, memory, development, social, and psychological disorders. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23084
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Class Started

23074
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 23074 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

PSY132 Psychology and Culture 3 Credits
Presents current knowledge about human diversity in behavior and culture using examples from a variety of contexts within western and global societies. Highlights topics in cross-cultural psychology, such as intergroup relations, diverse cognitive styles, ethnocentrism, gender, personality, emotion, language, communication, work and health. The role of enculturation throughout the lifespan will be explored to increase awareness of how behavioral and cognitive principles affect interactions in a multicultural world. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Global Awareness [G], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23093
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at ly.tran.nguyen@mesacc.edu

PSY230 Introduction to Statistics 3 Credits
An introduction to basic concepts in descriptive and inferential statistics, with emphasis upon application to psychology. Consideration given to the methods of data collection, sampling techniques, graphing of data, and the statistical evaluation of data collected through experimentation. Required of psychology majors.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (PSY101 and eligibility for MAT14+ or higher as indicated by appropriate district mathematics placement) or permission of Instructor.
Students must take PSY231 (statistics lab) from the same instructor.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23094
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Started

PSY231 Laboratory for Statistics 1 Credits
Applications of inferential and descriptive statistics to statistical software in the field of psychology.
Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: PSY230.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23099
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 23099 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

23100
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 23100 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

PSY275 Biopsychology 4 Credits
Biological foundations of sensation, perception, motivation, emotion, cognition and psychopathology. Designed for students in the life sciences.
Prerequisites: PSY101 with a grade of "C" or better, or permission of Instructor.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences General [SG] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36467
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021
Tu
10:00 AM - 12:20 PM

Class Started

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36467 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2021

PSY101 Introduction to Psychology 3 Credits
Overview of the study and methods of psychological science. Includes an introduction to subfields such as biopsychology, learning, memory, development, social, and psychological disorders. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23086
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 23086 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

PSY102 Introduction to Psychology Lab 1 Credits
Optional laboratory designed to accompany PSY101. Application of psychological principles in areas such as learning, memory, emotion, motivation, cognition, language, development, personality, and intelligence.
Prerequisites or Corequisites: PSY101 or permission of instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
23088
Dobson Campus
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021

Class Started

Notes: Recommended for PSY101 students. Attend orientation during first two weeks of class.

This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 23088 Students may contact instructor at: ly.tran-nguyen@mesacc.edu

Degrees & Awards

B.S. in Psychology

M.A. and Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience

 

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