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Course Description

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Psychology - PSYCH 201

Introductory Psychology

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

Course Description

Principles of human thought and action with emphasis on individuals in their environment; individual differences in intelligence and personality; effects of heredity and environment on the organism; and the nervous system, perception, learning, intelligence, motivation and emotion and social relationships will be explored.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.


  • Successful completion of courses in Biology and Social Science at the 100 level.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Evaluate psychological studies with a research methodology approach.
  • Apply statistical reasoning and concepts to psychological research.
  • Explain the structures and the functions of brain anatomy.
  • Analyze the influences of nature and nurture on behavior and mental processes.
  • Compare the biological, cognitive and social changes across the life-span.
  • Examine the major conceptual and theoretical orientation in social psychology.
  • Apply the major concepts and theoretical approaches to learning.
  • Classify common psychological disorders.
  • Explain the major processes involved in human memory.
  • Summarize different states of consciousness and their impact on behavior and mental processes.
  • Apply emotions, stress and health models to everyday human behaviors and mental processes.
  • Compare theoretical orientations in the study of personality.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2021; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/26/2021

 201142358Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C5/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142992Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C7/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142998Intro PsychologyONL4Schulz-Perez K3/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/21/2021

 201142105Intro PsychologyMC4Schell D2/24/0Open$12.00M W  03:00 PM-05:26 PM LA360
 201142107Intro PsychologyMC4Czar G3/24/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-02:26 PM LA360
 201142111Intro PsychologyMC4Fenwick R2/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-05:26 PM LA360
 201142113Intro PsychologyMC4Czar G1/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-10:26 AM LA360
 201142118Intro PsychologyMC4Jones S1/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-10:26 AM LA360
 201142119Intro PsychologyMC4Fenwick R1/24/0Open$12.00W F  09:00 AM-11:26 AM LA260
 201142121Intro PsychologyMC4Jones S2/24/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-05:26 PM LA370
 201142128Intro PsychologyMC4White-Underwood R0/24/0Closed$12.00M W  02:00 PM-04:26 PM LA260
 201142396Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L4/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142425Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C5/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142461Intro PsychologyONL4Schell D3/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142723Intro PsychologyONL4LaJoy M0/31/0Closed$12.00 
 201142734Intro PsychologyONL4Schell D4/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/30/2021

 201142104Intro PsychologyRMT4LaJoy M3/31/0Open$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 201142106Intro PsychologyRMT4LaJoy M4/31/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:54 PM WEBWEB
 201142108Intro PsychologyRMT4Jackson L4/31/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 201142110Intro PsychologyRMT4Jackson L5/31/0Open$12.00T R  10:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 201142112Intro PsychologyRMT4Pilgrim C10/31/0Open$12.00T R  01:00 PM-02:54 PM WEBWEB
 201142131Intro PsychologyRMT4Fenwick R1/31/0Open$12.00M W  03:30 PM-05:24 PM WEBWEB
 201142375Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C16/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142433Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L2/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142484Intro PsychologyONL4LaJoy M1/31/0Open$12.00 
 201142946Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L4/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/14/2022

 201112333Intro PsychologyONL4Schell D14/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112728Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C21/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/31/2022

 201112107Intro PsychologyMC4Jackson L12/20/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-10:26 AM LA370
 201112111Intro PsychologyMC4Jackson L1/20/0Open$12.00T R  10:30 AM-12:56 PM LA370
 201112112Intro PsychologyMC4Morgan T11/20/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-02:26 PM LA370
 201112341Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C24/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112361Intro PsychologyONL4Schell D27/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112448Intro PsychologyONL4Schell D20/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112750Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L10/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; PSYCHOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 201112104Intro PsychologyMC4Morgan T3/20/0Open$12.00M W  04:00 PM-05:54 PM LA260
 201112108Intro PsychologyMC4White-Underwood R10/20/0Open$12.00T R  03:00 PM-04:54 PM LA360
 201112109Intro PsychologyMC4Pilgrim C8/20/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-10:54 AM LA360
 201112110Intro PsychologyMC4LaJoy M0/20/1Closed$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:54 AM LA370
 201112113Intro PsychologyMC4LaJoy M10/20/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:54 PM LA360
 201112120Intro PsychologyMC4Morgan T20/24/0Open$12.00M W  09:30 AM-11:24 AM LA260
 201112122Intro PsychologyMC4Fenwick R12/20/0Open$12.00T R  04:00 PM-05:54 PM LA370
 201112151Intro PsychologyMC4Fenwick R15/20/0Open$12.00W  06:00 PM-09:54 PM LA360
 201112158Intro PsychologyMC4Fenwick R17/20/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-09:54 PM LA370
 201112369Intro PsychologyONL4LaJoy M4/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112374Intro PsychologyONL4Pilgrim C29/31/0Open$12.00 
 201112946Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L0/31/1Closed$12.00 
 201112953Intro PsychologyONL4Jackson L20/31/0Open$12.00 

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday