Psychology 101 (Dual Credit – USC-Lancaster)

Introduction to Psychology provides an overview of the field of psychology.  Topics covered throughout the course include history of psychology, biopsychology, sensation/perception, states of consciousness, memory, learning, cognition, human development, motivation/emotion, sexuality/gender, stress and health, personality, social psychology, and abnormal psychology.

The course takes place over the period of 1 semester and successful completion with a grade of C or higher will result in earning 3 credit hours from the University of South Carolina – Lancaster.

Requirements: Sophomores 3.5 on 4.0 scale and teacher recommendation; Juniors/Seniors 3.0 on 4.0 scale.

An additional fee may be assessed for this course.

Psychology 5th Edition Textbook CoverThe textbook used is Psychology by Ciccarelli and White 5th Edition and a digital copy is provided with the course.