MHAW102 – Abnormal Psychology


Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
  • Mature Student with Wonderlic SLE min. cut score minimum 14 on test
  • Bring your own device (BYOD): As a student in this on-campus program, you will require a mobile computing device that meets specifications outline by your program

Delivery Mode: Online
Textbook: Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 5th Edition 2018 Nelson Publishing

Course Fees: $485.00 (with eTextbook)
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Additional Cost: Textbook $175.00 (Hard Copy)
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education


In this subject, students will learn the interactions of various forces that contribute to psychopathology. Balancing biological, psychological, social, and cultural approaches, this subject takes an integrative approach with a modern, and scientifically valid method for studying abnormal psychology.


North Bay Campus or Online –

Knowledge Competencies
Describe and illustrate the various interactions of various forces that contribute to psychopathology. I think this needs to be a bit more specific. Describe and illustrate an understanding of the causes, contributors and roots of psychopathology and abnormal behaviour.

Explain the most commonly identified psychological disorders and their behavioural manifestations. Illustrate an understanding of how these mental health issues can lead to or be concurrent with substance abuse and addictions.