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PSY 1100 General Psychology

University-parallel course covering history and systems of psychology, behavioral research methods, physiology of behavior, sensation, perception, learning, memory, consciousness, cognition, personality, lifespan development, gender, social psychology, motivation, emotion, stress, mental disorders and therapies.

Prerequisites: DEV 0035

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of classic as well as contemporary theories, principles, and concepts relevant to each of the major subdisciplines of psychology.
  • Evaluate information and detect myths and misconceptions regarding human behavior in order to become an informed consumer of psychological knowledge.
  • Apply basic psychological principles to everyday life.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Psychology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes