This course provides a general overview of the field of psychology. Students focus on human behavior and human brain functioning. Through the examination of significant psychological research trends and important figures in the field, students trace the evolution of this social science. Topics covered in this course include: memory, learning, creativity, emotions, abnormal behavior, mood and psychological disorders, group dynamics, and motivation. At the conclusion of this course, students are able to apply the concepts they have learned to their own behavior and to that of those around them.
Credit Hours: Lecture – 3, Lab – 0, Credits – 3