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Psychological Science

For students attending: Triton College
Who plan to major in: Psychological Science 

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART (any course from 111-114); ENG (any course from 101-296); HIS; HUM; MUS 215 or 216; PHL (not 102). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT; GEO 104-106; PSC; PSY 105-296 (not 100 or 245); SOC 100-296; or SSC.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Mathematics - Choose either MAT 111 or 124.
  • F. Science - Choose 10 hours from the following subjects: AST 100-102; BIS; CHM; GOL; or PHY. Two courses must be in the same field and at least one must be in a different field.
  • G.  Psychology Electives - Choose two courses from the following: PSY 105, 205, 207, 210, 216, 222, 228, 234, 250,
  •  H. Free Electives – Choose five courses with an IAI designation


II. Required courses for the Psychological Science degree:

TRITON COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

CIS 121

Introduction to Programming

CS 105

PSY 100

Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 221

PSY 245 or PSY 238

Industrial Psychology or Abnormal Psychology

PSYC 301 or PSYC
303

PSY 201

Introduction to Social Psychology

PSYC 310

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018