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					                                                                 Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology


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                                                                 •   Instr: Lori L. Meier
                                                                 •   Office: Student Health Building 210
                    Syllabus                                     •   Phone: 885-4291
                                                                 •   email: lmeier@uidaho.edu
                 Psychology 311                                  •   Office hours: By appointment

             Abnormal Psychology

    Listen to the audio lecture while viewing these slides
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Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology                                   Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology


Overview                                                         Exams
• This course provides a broad overview of
                                                                 • There will be four exams in this class.
  concepts related to Abnormal
  Psychology.                                                    • Each exam will consist of multiple choice
                                                                   questions.
• Topics include:
                                                                 • Covers material only for that section.
    • Classifications of behaviors systems
    • Understanding and identifying                              • No comprehensive final.
      maladaptive behaviors                                      • You will need to get a proctor.
    • Understanding hypothesized causes and
      theoretical explanations of behavior
    • Reviewing treatments options for
      disorders.                           3                                                                      4




Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology                                   Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology


Exam Procedure                                                   Grades:

•   Will use Web-CT format                                       • Midterm grades will be based on the total
                                                                   number of points earned on the first
•   Log in                                                             exam only.
•   Go to the class                                              • The final grade will be based on the exams and
•   Do the exam                                                    extra credit.
                                                                     >90 = A                  >70 = C     <60 = F
•   Save the exam
                                                                     >80 = B                  >60 = D
•   Look at your score                                           • I will also curve the class scores.
•   All exams are closed book, closed note,                      • Whichever is the better of the two scores is
    closed person exams.                                           what you will receive.

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Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology               Psyc 311 – Abnormal Psychology


Schedule                                     CHEATING / Plagiarism

•   Posted in the Web site
•   Click on the schedule button.            • If you cheat or plagiarize in this class and are
                                               caught, you will receive and “F” for the
•   Choose the topic you want                      course.
•   Open the PowerPoint slides               • In addition, your name will be given to the
•   Open the audio file                        University Judiciary Committee for additional
                                               sanctions.
•   Listen while you watch the slides.
                                             • DON’T CONSIDER CHEATING IN THIS CLASS


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