Classes Taught

Spring 2024

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
27466
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWe
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Class Ended

Spring Flex Start 2024

PSY123 Psychology of Parenting 3 Credits

The study of major psychological theories that pertain to parenting. Includes current research findings to foster effective relationships within modern families. Explores evidence-based practices for parenting individuals from birth through emerging adulthood. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27488

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/29/2024 - 05/10/2024

Class Ended

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 27488 Students may contact instructor at: diane.elarde@mesacc.edu

Summer 2024

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
16973
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
06/24/2024 - 08/01/2024
MoTuWeTh
9:10 AM - 10:45 AM

Open

5 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 16973 Designated for the First Year Experience Program (FYEP) for first generation and FSS students. Enrollment is restricted to recent high school graduates from Mesa Public Schools who have applied to be part of the FYEP cohort. For more information, contact Melissa Carpenter at: melissa.carpenter@mesacc.edu

Fall 2024

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
14174

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

20 of 25
Seats Available

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 diane.elarde@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2024

PSY123 Psychology of Parenting 3 Credits

The study of major psychological theories that pertain to parenting. Includes current research findings to foster effective relationships within modern families. Explores evidence-based practices for parenting individuals from birth through emerging adulthood. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
14196

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/14/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

23 of 25
Seats Available

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 14196 Students may contact instructor at: diane.elarde@mesacc.edu

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