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Psychology

Overview

Tyndale's psychology program is dedicated to the pursuit of academic scholarship, and its practical applications in various careers. Our psychology program is built on opportunities for student-driven learning and research. It includes the practical application of psychology for the real world.

Research Based

Our undergraduate psychology program will provide the opportunity to participate in assisted and independent research projects. You will have the opportunity to study the psychology of linguistics, counselling, and childhood development. You will apply methodological research skills that you will use in the future.

Practical Experience

Studying psychology at Tyndale gives you practical experience in research labs, diverse practicum, social skills groups, seminars, and Tyndale’s Research in Autism and Community Education (TRACE) camps. By working with these groups, you will get a taste of the possibilities in your future with a psychology degree.

Tailored

Tyndale’s Bachelors of Arts in Psychology presents itself in a wide range of fields of study. You can focus your studies on behavioural psychology, developmental psychology, as well as the psychology of linguistics. You can remain as broad or as focused as you like, giving you the option to tailor your studies according to your interests and career goals.

Program Faculty


Dr. Amanda Azarbehi

Dr. David Cwir

Dr. Helen Noh
 

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Possible Future Opportunities »

  • Counsellor
  • Psychologist
  • Researcher
  • Teacher
  • Special education Teacher
  • Early childhood Specialst
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Social Worker
  • Marketer
  • Pastoral Minister

Program Requirements

Major Requirements (48 Credit Hours)
  • [PSYC 1013], [PSYC 1023] Introduction to Psychology I, II
  • [PSYC 2053] Brain and Behaviour
  • [PSYC 2113] Developmental Psychology I
  • [PSYC 2323] Cognitive Psychology
  • [PSYC 3013] Personality Psychology
  • [PSYC 3053] The Integration of Christianity and Psychology
  • [PSYC 3213] Abnormal Psychology
  • [PSYC 3413] Social Psychology
  • [PSYC 3603] Research Methods in the Social Sciences
  • [MATH 1213] Introduction to Statistics
  • [MATH 3223] Data Analysis
  • PSYC Electives (3000 or 4000 Level) (6 Credit Hours)
  • PSYC Electives (4000 Level) (6 Credit Hours)
Core Requirements (45 Credit Hours)
  • [INDS 1013] University Studies in Christian Perspective
  • Two of the Following: [ENGL 1013], [ENGL 1023], [ENGL 1033], [ENGL 1043], [ENGL 1713]
  • [HIST 1013], [HIST 1023] History of Western Civilization I, II
  • [INDS 4753] Christianity & Culture
  • [PHIL 1013], [PHIL 1023] History of Philosophy I, II 
  • [RLGS 1013] Old Testament Scripture
  • [RLGS 1023] New Testament Scripture   
  • [RLGS 2013] Hermeneutics   
  • [RLGS 2613] Introduction to Christian Theology
  • Fine Arts Elective (3 Credit Hours)
  • Language Electives (6 Credit Hours)
Electives (27 Credit Hours)

Total Degree Requirements: 120 Credit Hours

Program requirements subject to change.
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