PSYC 1023 N3

Introduction to Psychology: Applied Area

An introductory survey of psychology with emphasis on social psychology, abnormal behaviour, psychotherapy, personality, and assessment. Lecture and discussion groups.

Instructor: Doug Symons
Prerequisites:
 PSYC 1013.
Antirequisites: Credit cannot be obtained for both PSYC 1023 and PSYC 1123
Course Type: Online; Continuous-intake. Register anytime and learn at your own pace


In this course, you'll be introduced to the scientific examination of behaviour in applied areas.

Topics include:

  • Human development
  • Motivation and emotion
  • Psychological disorders and treatment 


In addition to traditional study, you'll explore course concepts through hands-on assignments that may require you to use household objects or ask questions to a family member or friend.