Psychology | Introductory Psychology I for majors
P151 | 20715 | James, T


Introductory Psychology for Majors I
Dr. Thomas James

P151
Description:
Psychology is the science that seeks to understand behavior and
mental processes. This course is an introduction to the biological
basis of behavior and mental processes. Topics include 1) the
history of psychology; research ethics, methods and statistics; 2)
evolution; structure of the nervous system; motivation; 3) sensory
systems; perception; attention and consciousness; 4) conditioning;
memory; language; information processing. Grades are assessed with
quizzes, in-class exams and written assignments.