NPSY 758 - Classification and Assessment of Mental Disorders
Class Session: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - Monday, April 30, 2018
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Prerequisites: NPSY 757
Instructors: Michael Walsh, Tita Johnson
Classification of mental disorders using the DSM-IV, standard reference of the American Psychiatric Association, and the interpretation of formalized evaluations and appraisal techniques in achieving differential diagnoses.
Course will be delivered by web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect and Blackboard. To facilitate in-class communication when using Adobe Connect, all students will be required to have a working microphone. All students must be present online, for the class sessions on Tuesdays, 7:30-10:00 pm. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
Course Delivery Type
A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).
See course syllabus for materials information.
Information is accurate as of June 23, 2018, 7:26 pm (Subject to change)
Special Fee Notification
Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.