Psychology (Minor)


The Psychology Minor lets you explore different avenues of psychology while you are pursuing a bachelor’s degree at Douglas College. You’ll take introductory psychology courses that lead to your choice of five higher level psychology courses. Courses you can choose from include Psychology and Law, Human Neuropsychology, Child Behaviour and Development, Social Cognition, Drugs and Behaviour, Counselling Skills Fundamentals, Lifespan Human Development and more.


NOTE: In order to take the Psychology Minor, you must be enrolled in a bachelor’s program at Douglas College that is not the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology.

Admissions Requirements

There are no separate admission requirements for a minor, but you must be enrolled in a degree program, at Douglas College, in order to complete a minor.


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Program Requirements

Curriculum Framework

Minor in Psychology

  • This minor is available for any non-Psychology Bachelor's degree student
  • Successful completion of 30 credits
  • 15 credits upper level coursework required


Course Requirements:


Course Number Course Title              Credits             
PSYC 1100    3.00
PSYC 1200    3.00
PSYC 2301    3.00
PSYC Elective  Select two lower level PSYC courses (1000-2999)  6.00
UL PSYC Elective  Select five upper level PSYC courses (3000-4999)  15.00
Total Credits   30.00

Program Guidelines

Program Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this program and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the program, consider the previous version as the applicable version.