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PSY201A Intro to Psychology - Part 1

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Surveys the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in scientific research, biological psychology, sensation and perception, learning theory, memory, language, cognition, consciousness, and human development. Provides an overview of popular trends, examines the overarching themes of heredity vs. environment, stability vs. change, and free will vs. determinism, and emphasizes the sociocultural approach which assumes that gender, culture, and ethnicity are essential to understanding behavior, thought, and emotion. Psychology 201A is the first term of a two-term sequence in introductory psychology. Prerequisite: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 48108

From the Instructor:
Required Text: Lilienfeld, Scott- Psychology: from Inquiry to Understanding, Vol. 1 (2nd custom edition for PCC); ISBN 9781269219426. This course is completely online and can be taken by any PCC student who has completed the prerequisites. New Online Students: Be sure to take the Orientation to PCC Web Courses. The orientation will guide you through all the steps for taking a web course. I look forward to working with you! Any questions, please email me at ken.kraska@pcc.edu
Course Specific Requirements:
Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 48108 - 22-Sep-2014 thru 13-Dec-2014
Instructor: Ken A Kraska
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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