Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Pre-Occupational Therapy)

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The Pre-Occupational Therapy Track is designed to prepare students for advanced degree work in allied health fields such as Occupational Therapy. Prerequisites for admission in to the Occupational Therapy Program at TWU are embedded within the degree plan.Please see the graduate catalog for more information about admission into the Occupational Therapy program at TWU including guaranteed admission requirements.

Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

44-45 semester credit hours.

Minor (optional)

15 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Pre-Occupational Therapy) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology3
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
Math or Wellness CAO Core2.
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
ZOOL 2013
  & ZOOL 2011
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
   and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
4
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
ENG 1023Composition II3
PSY 1603Developmental Psychology3
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I3
PSY 2013Professional Development in Psychology3
ZOOL 2023
  & ZOOL 2021
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
   and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory
4
 Semester Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
PHIL 2033Logic and Critical Thinking3
PSY 2513Abnormal Psychology3
KINS 4903 (Scientific Foundation of Human Movement)Special Topics3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
GOV 2023Texas Government3
PSY 2023Social Psychology3
PSY 2303Applied Statistics3
HS 3033Medical Terminology3
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
Fall
PSY 3354Experimental Psychology4
PSY 3733 (rec. for core)Psychology of Women3
Psychology Elective (2000 level or above)3
Psychology Elective (2000 level or above)3
 Semester Credit Hours13
Spring
Psychology Elective (3000 level or above)3
Minor or Elective3
3 semester credit hours from Cluster B - Basic Psychology Electives3
ZOOL 3123
  & ZOOL 3121
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
   and Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
4
Minor or Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Fourth Year
Fall
PSY 4013Health Psychology3
PSY 4133Physiological Psychology3
Minor or Elective3
Minor or Elective3
Minor or Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
Select three semester credit hours from the following:3
Ethics 
Bioethics 
Ethics and Feminism 
PSY 4103
  & PSY 4101
Cognitive Psychology
   and Cognitive Psychology Laboratory
4
3 semester credit hours from Cluster A - Applied Psychology Electives3
Minor or Elective4
 Semester Credit Hours14
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

Please Note:  3 semester credit hour Global Perspectives graduation requirement must be obtained through core courses, PSY 4183, or elective semester credit hours.

Must meet 36 advanced semester credit hour requirement.