PSY 1010: General Psychology

Description

Surveys the principles, theories, and methods of psychology as a basis for the understanding of human behavior and mental processes.

Objectives

  1. Trace the historical development of the psychology field.
  2. Recall research methodologies used in the field of psychology.
  3. Discuss social factors that influence human behaviors.
  4. Describe ways in which humans learn new behaviors.
  5. Explain basic cognitive functions.
  6. Illustrate symptoms of abnormal conditions.
  7. Identify biopsychology contributors to perception, motivation, and consciousness.
  8. Examine a scholarly, peer-reviewed psychology journal article.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Integrated Learning Resource

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Psychology (Rev: 5th ed.)

Publisher: Pearson (2017)
Author: Ciccarelli, S. K., & White, J. N.
ISBN: 9780134571713
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