Psychology

Course Number: 211

Open To:
Grades 11-12

Course Length:
Semester; 5 Units

UC/CSU Approved: College Preparatory Elective “G” Requirement

Course Description:
Psychology is the systematic study of individual human behavior and experience. This one-semester course introduces students to the content, terminology, methodology, and application of the discipline. The course provides students with opportunities to study everyday human behavior, including such topics as approach and research methods, learning, development, personality, as well as social and abnormal psychology. The course stresses the application of academic content to the students’ lives. Students are expected to deliver presentations pertaining to psychology.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Thinking About Psychology, 4th edition by Charles Blair-Broeker and Randal Ernst. ISBN: 978-1464186547

Level of Difficulty:
Moderate
Difficult
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Prerequisites:
None