The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
    Edmonds Community College
   
 
  Jul 21, 2017
 
 
    
Skip Navigation
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

[Add to Personal Catalog]

PSYC& 100 - General Psychology


5.0 Credits
Surveys major areas of psychology. Core topics include sensory processes, perception, personality, disorders and treatment, intelligence, research methods, learning, states of consciousness, language, cross-cultural psychology, and applied psychology (was PSYCH 100).

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Describe the biological basis of behavior including the nervous and endocrine systems. [REASON]
  2. Discuss and compare the major theories of learning. [REASON]
  3. Describe and compare the conceptual models of Intelligence, Language, and Cognition. [REASON]
  4. Identify the major theoretical approaches to personality theory. [REASON]
  5. Describe the Experimental Method and the basic Statistical Methods of data analysis. [REASON]
  6. Identify the major sub-fields of Psychology. [REASON]
  7. Compare and discuss the concepts of Sensation and Perception. [REASON]



[Add to Personal Catalog]