PSY 1180: General Psychology: Individual in Growth (2018-2019)

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General psychology introduces students to the scientific study and assessment of mental processes and behavior. The course is a survey of the diverse field of psychology, which includes an overview of the major sub-fields of the discipline. Topics include: a brief history of psychology, the physiological foundations of behavior, sensation and perception, psychological development throughout the lifespan, learning theory, motivation and emotion, personality theory, social psychology, abnormal psychology, and treatment of psychological disorders. Readings and class discussions will consider the interplay between psychology and faith. Additionally, the science of psychology and its ways of knowing will be explored throughout the quarter with writing assignments and a research requirement.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 40145 5 Brittany Tausen
Demaray Hall 150
116 of 152 seats open
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Crosslisted with: ESL 0057 CRN: 47797
Attributes: WK Social Sciences
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading, Audit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term