PSY 2012 – Psychology

General Education Credit: Social Science
College Credit: 3

Course Instructor: Dana Wood and Nicole Dorey
Dana Wood, Ph.D. and Nicole R. Dorey, Ph.D.
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About The Course

This course is an overview of major topics in modern psychology, the scientific study of behavior, and mental processes. As a first course in the discipline of psychology, it introduces some of the fundamental concepts, principles, and theories with a consideration for the complexity of human behavior.

Course Goals

  • To teach you the science behind psychology and how it differs from the media’s interpretation.
  • To provide you with an introduction to the different areas within the field of psychology.
  • To teach you the concepts in the field and how to apply them.

Satisfied High School Graduation Requirement Subject: Elective
High School Credit: 0.5