Introduction to Psychology: Fundamental Issues
|PSY 1010||3 or 4 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Undergraduate Quarter|
|Description||Explores the fundamental principles and issues of contemporary scientific psychology, which are approached as a method of inquiry as well as a body of knowledge. Provides an overview and integration of the many and diverse approaches to the study of behavior and mental processes, which is the definition of the science of psychology. Offers students an opportunity to obtain a basis for more advanced study in the disciplines of psychology. Examines the origins and methods of psychology, biological foundations, consciousness, cognition and language, and learning and memory.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the Registrar’s Course Catalog for course prerequisite information.
Course SectionsThere are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.