Consortium for International Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience
Introduction to Psychology PSY 101
September 2018 - Present.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: identify key concepts, models, and principles regarding psychological research methods, human biology, consciousness, development and human diversity, sensation and perception; apply the concepts of basic learning, memory, cognition, language, and intelligence concepts, structures, and processes; and explain key theories and research findings regarding emotions, stress, personality, and psychological disorders.
The course examines the human mind and the causes of behavior. Students learn the major areas of psychology as well as the history of psychology as a whole. Students also explore current theories of motivation, cognition, and behavior.
In the lower division baccalaureate/ associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Introduction to Psychology or Counseling (8/18).