PSY105 Introduction to Psychology

This course is designed to introduce the value of understanding human behavior and provides an overview of the current body of knowledge and methods of the science of psychology. Topics will include the historical foundations of psychology, psychological science, human development, states of consciousness, learning and behavior change, memory, cognition, stress and health, emotions, motivation, personality, psychological disorders, and social behavior. This course is designed to guide students in building better self-awareness through the fundamental psychological theories. With the knowledge derived from this course, students will be better equipped to explore the mental, emotional, physical, social, and psychological processes of life and career using principles and theories that shape the field of psychology.

Prerequisites

ENG110

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Catalog Code: 
PSY105