This course introduces students to the systematic and scientific study of the behavior and mental processes of human beings and other animals. Students are exposed to the psychological facts, principles and phenomena associated with each of the major subfields within psychology. They also learn about the methods psychologists use in their science and practice.
Grades 10, 11, 12
Full year subject
1 unit of credit
A.P. exam ($) and Final project
The primary focus in this course is on the behavior and experiences of humans. Major topics studied are the roots and history of psychology, intelligence, emotions, motivation, social behaviors and other selected topics such as education, perception, and adolescence.
Grades 9,10, 11, 12
1 semester subject
½ unit of credit
Final Exam or Project
For more information call your guidance counselor at 407-9030.