Course Information

Undergraduate Psychology Courses

To see a listing of all Psychology courses including course descriptions, visit the Course Catalog in the Academic Guide.   To know which classes will be offered in a particular semester, visit the Class Schedule and search for the term  you are interested in.


Enrollment Information

If you have questions about enrolling in Psychology courses, please visit our Enrollment Policies webpage.  This page provides information about class restrictions during Phase I and Phase II, information about waitlists and discussion sections, and much more.  


Psychology Summer Classes 2018

Summer is a great time to take classes that are normally very impacted in the department. It's also a good way to get ahead with your major requirements.  Take a look at all the great classes we're offering this summer.  Enrollment is open now!


Session D (July 2 – August 10):

Psych N1 General Psychology│3 units
Psych 3 Intro to How the Brain Works│1 unit
Psych 4 Emotional Intelligence│2 units
Psych 5 Technology vs. Psychology The Internet Revolution and the Rise of the Virtual Self│2 units
Psych 6 Stress and Coping│2 units
Psych 7 The Person in Big Data│2 units
Psych N117 Human Neuropsychology│3 units
Psych N120 Basic Issues in Cognition│3 units
* Psych 132 Applied Early Developmental Psychopathology│3 units
Psych 137 Mind-Body and Health│3 units
* Psych 149C Design Thinking for ED&LS│3 units
Psych N160 Social Psychology│3 units
Psych N166AC Cultural Psychology│3 units
Psych N180 Industrial-Organizational Psychology│3 units


* Course offered as part of the ED&LS Summer Minor, but open to all! For more information about this minor, visit their website here:

Coming Soon: Fall 2018 Psychology DeCal Courses 

The Psychology department plans to offer lots of DeCal classes this Fall.  Check out the opportunities below to add a unique and interesting class to your schedule. 


1 in 68: Autism Spectrum Disorders (1 Unit)

The A-Z’s About Catching Your Z’s (2 Units)

Empathy Revolution (1 Unit)

Happiness Advantage (1 Unit)

Introduction to Counseling (1 Unit)

Kindness, Compassion, and Empathy DeCal (1-2 Units)

Magic – The Art and Theory of Deception (2 Units)

Personal Development in Psychology (2 Units)

Sage Mentorship Project (1 Unit)

Self Development and the Politics of Leadership (1-2 Units)

Social Identitites Intergroup Dialogue: Intersectionality (2 Units)

Tech Time: Revamping Your Life with Technology (1 Unit)

The Undergraduate Journal Psychology at Berkeley (2 Units)

Wayfinding Your Purpose (2 Units)


Open & Suggested Classes

Looking for open classes for the current semester?  We encourage you to explore classes in other departments to complement your Psychology major.  Visit the Open & Suggested Classes webpage to see the latest open, high-interest classes recommended by all departments.