Typical Course Sequence

The actual course sequnce is subject to change because of faculty leaves. Because some course are only offered every other year, there are two typical sequences that CDPP students take.

Sequence A

Year Fall Spring Summer
1 Developmental Psychology I Research Ethics & Practice in Clinical Developmental Psychology Work on Predissertation
Research Methods Cognitive/Neuropsychology  
Statistics Biological/Affective Bases of Behavior  
2 Intro Psych Assessment Psychoed. & Pers. Assessment Complete Predissertation
Tests & Measurements/Social Psychology Developmental Psychopathology  
3 Doctoral Preliminary Exams - Sept/Oct Ethics, Legal, & Prof. Issues Assessment Lab -2 Hours/Week (Sem I); 1 Hour/Week (Sem II)
Consultation/Practice Issues Family, School, & Culture Assessment Practicum All Year
Intro Psychotherapy Multivariate Statistics Major Area Paper Proposal Due Mar 15
4 Major Area Paper Due Oct 15 History Therapy Practicum All Year
Family Therapy TA Abnormal Psychology CSI Family Therapy Supervision Group Meets All Year
5 Dissertation   Optional Family Therapy Supervision Group
Apply for Internships    
6 Clinical Internship    
Complete Dissertation    

 

Sequence B

 

Year Fall Spring Summer
1 Developmental Psychology I Research Ethics & Practice in Clinical Developmental Psychology Work on Predissertation
Research Methods Developmental Psychopathology  
Statistics Tests & Measurements/Social Psychology  
2 Intro Psych Assessment Psychoed & Pers Assessment Complete Predissertation
  Cognitive/Neuropsychology  
  Biological/Affective Bases of Behavior  

Complete as above in Sequence A for Year 3 and beyond.