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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Consortium for International Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience

Introduction to Psychology PSY 101

Location: 

Various; distance learning format.

Length: 

Varies; self-study. 

Dates: 

September 2018 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

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.

Instruction: 

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. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/ associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Introduction to Psychology or Counseling (8/18).

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