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This quiz will determine how well you know the courses of the MSAP curriculum.


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  • 1. 
    This course will present key elements of the five major perspectives of psychology while incorporating both social and natural science aspects of psychology. The course will also cover key elements of the history, systems, and theory of psychology. Throughout the course, research methodology is incorporated to highlight the application of psychology within each perspective
    • A. 

      PS 450

    • B. 

      PS500

    • C. 

      PS 520

    • D. 

      PS 550

  • 2. 
    In this course, Students will examine the ethical and legal issues involved when psychological science is applied in the workplace, schools, or the community at large. Students will understand how cultural diversity impacts group dynamics and how to effectively manage and evaluate multicultural organizations
    • A. 

      Foundations for Psychological Science

    • B. 

      Developmental Issues Across the Life Span

    • C. 

      Personnel Psychology

    • D. 

      Foundations of Applied Psychology

  • 3. 
    Students in this course will learn how to create a program to respond to a specific psychological need in the workplace or community. Students will discover how to assess the need for a program and learn how to design, implement, and evaluate it
    • A. 

      PS 552 Program Development and Evaluation

    • B. 

      PS 543 Community Health Psychology

    • C. 

      PS 542 Counseling Methods and Techniques

    • D. 

      PS 550 Applied Research Methods and Statistics

  • 4. 
    This course examines how tests and test scores are used in applied psychological settings. Students will learn the meaning and value of test scores when evaluating individuals and explore the practical and ethical consequences of using test results to make decisions in corporate and educational environments
    • A. 

      PS 525

    • B. 

      PS 501

    • C. 

      PS 540

    • D. 

      PS 551

  • 5. 
    In this course, students will review the basic principles of psychological research and focus on the challenges of conducting research in a real-world setting, such as a workplace, school, or community agency. This course lays the foundation for advanced courses in Applied Psychology and the student's choice of capstone field research project or thesis subject.
    • A. 

      Applied Research Methods and Statistics

    • B. 

      Job Analysis, Competency Modeling and Criterion Development

    • C. 

      Organizational Behavior

    • D. 

      Identifying and Managing Psychopathology in Community Settings

  • 6. 
    What statement best describtes PS 520 Developmental Issues Across the Life Span?
    • A. 

      This course explores the similarities and differences between counseling in community and educational environments. In addition to counseling strategies for students in kindergarten through 12th grade, students will learn how to organize and manage community counseling agencies.

    • B. 

      In this course will learn how to apply psychological research and principles to make employees and organizations more effective. With particular attention to hiring practices, training/development, and performance evaluation, students will examine how the proper application of psychological theory can solve real-world human resource problems

    • C. 

      Examine & understand human development from childhood to old age with emphasis on developmental milestones and their influence on human behavior. Students will compare recent and historical perspectives on development and apply critical thinking and a scientific approach to understand challenges faced at each stage of development.

    • D. 

      Through case studies, experiments, and discussion of management concepts and challenges, students will explore their own behavior and that of others in a variety of group and organizational environments. The course focuses on how differences in personality, culture and socialization affect group dynamics and the implementation of decision-making skills, conflict resolution, and change management

  • 7. 
    This course explores how to manage and refer those afflicted and consider the multicultural, legal, and ethical issues in identifying mental illness
    • A. 

      PS 530 Personnel Psychology

    • B. 

      PS 525 Identifying and Managing Psychopathology

    • C. 

      PS 541 Theories of Counseling and Personality

    • D. 

      PS 540 Foundations of Community and School Counseling

  • 8. 
    What specialization(s) could contain the course PS 543 Community Health Psychology?
    • A. 

      Community Psychology

    • B. 

      Industrial Organizational Psychology

    • C. 

      General

    • D. 

      Both A & C

  • 9. 
    This course explores unique methods among the major types of counseling--psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, social-cognitive, humanistic, and interpersonal.
    • A. 

      Foundations of Community and School Counseling

    • B. 

      Theories of Counseling and Personality

    • C. 

      Counseling Methods and Techniques

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Which description best summarizes PS 532 Job Analysis, Competency Modeling and Criterion Development?
    • A. 

      All answers summarize this course

    • B. 

      Students in this course will learn how to apply psychological research and principles to make employees and organizations more effective

    • C. 

      Examines the design, administration, and evaluation of training programs using modern adult learning theories

    • D. 

      Examines the use psychological concepts to help identify the right person for the right job in any organization

  • 11. 
    This MSAP course examines the design, administration, and evaluation of training programs using modern adult learning theories. Students will explore different approaches to training, such as computer-assisted instruction, simulation, and behavior modification, and will learn to identify and address performance gaps.
    • A. 

      PS 533 Employee Training and Development

    • B. 

      PS 532 Job Analysis, Competency Modeling and Criterion Development

    • C. 

      PS 530 Personnel Psychology

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    Which statement best describes PS 541 Theories of Counseling and Personality?
    • A. 

      This course explores the similarities and differences between counseling in community and educational environments.

    • B. 

      This course examines how to apply different fundamental schools of psychotherapy to various types of personalities. Students will critically evaluate and compare/contrast each counseling style and learn about its development and application.

    • C. 

      This course examines how to apply different fundamental schools of psychotherapy to various types of personalities

    • D. 

      Examines how different counseling theories are put into practice.

  • 13. 
    Students in this course will learn how to apply psychological research and principles to make employees and organizations more effective. With particular attention to hiring practices, training/development, and performance evaluation, students will examine how the proper application of psychological theory can solve real-world human resource problems
    • A. 

      PS 530 Personnel Psychology

    • B. 

      PS 543 Community Health Psychology

    • C. 

      PS 500 Foundations of Applied Psychology

    • D. 

      PS 541 Theories of Counseling and Personality

  • 14. 
    This course explores the similarities and differences between counseling in community and educational environments. In addition to counseling strategies for students in kindergarten through 12th grade, students will learn how to organize and manage community counseling agencies.
    • A. 

      PS 540 Foundations of Community and School Counseling

    • B. 

      541 Theories of Counseling and Personality

    • C. 

      PS 542 Counseling Methods and Techniques

    • D. 

      PS 520 Developmental Issues Across the Life Span

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      PS 590

    • B. 

      PS 591

    • C. 

      PS 525

    • D. 

      PS 525