Fine Arts Building College of DuPage Lanning Psychology Course Syllabus

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Psychology 1100 – General Psychology
A survey of the study of behavior and mental processes with emphasis on the scientific nature of contemporary psychological investigation. Topics discussed include research methods, the biology of behavior, sensation and perception, stress and adjustment, learning, memory, cognition, motivation, emotion, life-span development, personality, abnormal behavior and its therapies, social behavior, and individual differences. Prerequisite: A passing score on the reading assessment exam. (3 lecture hours)