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PSYCH 101-5097 - General Psychology

Offered by: Westchester / Community College | Summer 2017

This course is an introduction to psychology as a behavioral science. Topics include the theoretical perspectives of psychology, research methodology, the biological basis of behavior, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, learning and memory. While primarily a lecture and a discussion course, other pedagogical methods such as case studies, student projects, films, and on-line exercises may be used to develop a more comprehensive understanding of human behavior. Designed for students who meet the college’s requirements for enrollment in first-year undergraduate courses who want an introduction to psychology.
Subject: Psychology
General Education Area(s): Social Sciences
Dates: May 22, 2017 — June 21, 2017
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