PSYC 1010 - Basic Psychology



3 Credits

3.00 Credits

Pre-requisite(s): Entrance exam reading and writing scores in accordance with approved TCSG admission score levels

Presents basic concepts within the field of psychology and their application to everyday human behavior, thinking, and emotion. Emphasis is placed on students understanding basic psychological principles and their application within the context of family, work and social interactions. Topics include an overview of psychology as a science, the nervous and sensory systems, learning and memory, motivation and emotion, intelligence, lifespan development, personality, psychological disorders and their treatments, stress and health, and social psychology.