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Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior

Examination of psychological phenomena from biobehavioral and sociobehavioral perspectives. Contemporary issues in psychology such as intelligence, development, perception, learning, abnormal behavior, language, and social behavior are explored. Scientific methodology and its application to psychological phenomena are stressed. (Meets the laboratory/field requirement for natural sciences.) (No credit if taken after 101.) Meets the Critical Perspectives: Scientific Investigation of the Natural World lab or field requirement. Meets the Critical Learning: SA requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: SA, Critical Perspectives: Lab

1 unit — Driscoll, Erdal, Jacobs, Waters

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Students in PY100 examine psychological phenomena from a biobehavioral and a sociobehavioral perspective while also learning about abnormal behavior, language, and social behavior.
Introduction to Psychology
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In Introduction to Psychology with Professor Kristi Erdal, students examine psychological phenomena from biobehavioral and sociobehavioral perspectives. Contemporary issues in psychology such as intelligence, development, perception, learning, abnormal behavior, language, and social behavior are explored. Scientific methodology and its application to psychological phenomena are stressed.

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Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2021 Block 6 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Kristi Erdal Olin Hall 1 25 / 0 06/18/2021
Spring 2021 Block 7 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior John Horner Palmer Hall CommonRoom 25 / 2 06/18/2021
Spring 2021 Block 8 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Carole Martin Worner Center Hall 25 / 12 06/18/2021
Summer 2021 Block A Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Tomi-Ann Roberts Palmer Hall CommonRoom 25 / 4 06/18/2021
Fall 2021 Block 2 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior TBA 25 / -1 06/18/2021
Fall 2021 Block 3 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Kristi Erdal TBA 25 / 0 06/18/2021
Fall 2021 Block 4 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Bob Jacobs TBA 25 / 13 06/18/2021
Spring 2022 Block 5 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior TBA 25 / 25 06/18/2021
Spring 2022 Block 6 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior TBA 25 / 25 06/18/2021
Spring 2022 Block 7 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Lori Driscoll TBA 25 / 25 06/18/2021
Spring 2022 Block 8 Introduction to Psychology: Bases of Behavior Tricia Waters TBA 25 / 25 06/18/2021
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