Introduction to Psychology
Listed in: Psychology, as PSYC-100
Formerly listed as: PSYC-11
Lisa A. Raskin (Section 01)
Jessica Salvatore (Section 02)
An introduction to the nature of psychological inquiry regarding the origins, variability, and change of human behavior. As such, the course focuses on the nature-nurture controversy, the processes associated with cognitive and emotional development, the role of personal characteristics and situational conditions in shaping behavior, and various approaches to psychotherapy.
Limited to 40 students per section. Fall semester: Professors Raskin and Five College Fellow Salvatore. Spring semester: Professor Baird and Visiting Professor Mendoza.
If Overenrolled: Let all in.
Offerings2013-14: Offered in Fall 2013 and Spring 2014
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013