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PSY201A Intro to Psychology - Part 1

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  • CRN: 40971
  • Credits: 4
  • Locations, days, times, and instructors:
    • Online, Available 24/7
      From September 26 through December 17, 2022, Tatiana Snyder

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Details about this class

Dear students, welcome to the class.

There will be no online or face-to-face meetings. Students will be working and progressing through the course independently. We will have weekly quizzes and few written assignments. Please buy the required E-text (Electronic text) at the Sylvania bookstore. You can also try to find the text on line (it may be cheaper). You will need the textbook on the first day of class.  Here is the title and the authors of the text Psychology: From Inquire to Understanding  Lilienfeil, S.O., Lynn, S.J., Namy, L.L., & Woolf, N.J.
Boston, MA: Pearson Education Inc.
You can get 3rd OR 4th Edition - both will work. Also, you can use this link that takes you directly to Pearson publisher, where you can access our textbook 4e. for $9.99 a month for access. https://www.pearson.com/store/en-us/pearsonplus/p/9780137478361.html 

I am looking forward to working with each of you this term.


There is no additional technology required for this class.

Online class information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Online & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
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 taking Online based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Online Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Classes but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to https://www.pcc.edu/osg