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. Outline the historical development of the psychology field.
  2. Differentiate research methodologies used in the field of psychology.
  3. Recognize factors that influence human behaviors and cognitions.
  4. Describe ways in which humans learn new behaviors.
  5. Interpret basic cognitive functions.
  6. Identify symptoms of various abnormal conditions.
  7. Identify contributors to human action, motivation, and drive.
  8. Summarize a scholarly, peer-reviewed psychology journal article.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Psychology (Rev: 12th ed.)

Publisher: Pearson (2017)
Author: Wade, C., & Tavris, C.
ISBN: 9780134240831
Price: (No information available)

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