Psychology and Developmental Psychology SF Scholars Roadmap

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterUnits
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice ((A2)) 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) (PSY 171 Recommended) 3 3
GE Area C 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15
Spring Semester
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15-16
Second Year
Fall Semester
PSY 200 General Psychology ((Major Core, D1)) 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units15-16
Spring Semester
GE Area C 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Four 4 12
 Units15
Third Year
Fall Semester
PSY 303 Psychology: The Major and the Profession ((Major Core)) 1
PSY 371 Psychological Statistics ((Major Core)) 6 3
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 4 3
 Units16
Spring Semester
PSY 305GW Contemporary Issues in Psychology - GWAR ((Major Core)) 3
PSY 400 Introduction to Research in Psychology ((Major Core)) 3
Area 1: Basic Psychological Processes (6 units) - Take One 7 3
Area 2: Psychological Development and Individual Differences (6 units) - Take One 7 3
Area 3: Social, Cultural, Organizational and Community Contexts (6 units) - Take One 7 3
 Units15
Fourth Year
Summer Semester
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 4 6
 Units6
Fall Semester
Area 1: Basic Psychological Processes (6 units) - Take One 7 3
Area 2: Psychological Development and Individual Differences (6 units) - Take One 7 3
Area 3: Social, Cultural, Organizational and Community Contexts (6 units) - Take One 7 3
Major Elective (9 units) - Take Two 8 6
 Units15
Spring Semester
PSY 690 Future Directions for Psychology Majors ((Major Core)) 1
PSY 730 Seminar in Current Issues in Developmental Psychology ((Graduate Core)) 3
PSY 770 Research Methods and Techniques ((Graduate Core)) 3
PSY 792 Proseminar in Foundations of Contemporary Psychological Research ((Graduate Core)) 3
PSY 891 Seminar in Selected Problems ((Graduate Core)) 9 3
Major Elective (9 units) - Take One 8 3
 Units16
Fifth Year
Fall Semester
PSY 737 Laboratory in Observation of Children's Behavior ((Graduate Core)) 3
PSY 739 Technical Writing for Psychological Journals ((Graduate Core)) 1
PSY 771 Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design ((Graduate Core)) 4
PSY 772 Applications of Multiple Regression to Psychological Research ((Graduate Core)) 4
 Units12
Spring Semester
PSY 799 Supervised Selected Research ((Graduate Core)) 2
PSY 839 Field Experience in Developmental Psychology ((Graduate Core)) 4
PSY 891 Seminar in Selected Problems ((Graduate Core)) 9 3
PSY 898 Master's Thesis ((Graduate Core)) 3
 Units12
 Total Units152-154