|Psychology I Section DS|
MA NCES Code:
|07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12|
|Repeated Semester (Fall: 25 Seats; Spring: 25 Seats; )|
|Ability and willingness to learn complicated concepts and apply them to your life; also, a "B" average or better in English is encouraged|
|Certified by NCAA for initial-eligibility (VHS School Code: 221356); Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools; Northwest Accreditation Commission|
|Course Requires a Media Kit to be Shipped to Students:|
|Course Requires a Media Kit to be Purchased by Course Sponsor |
(see additional details below):
Psychology - An Introduction is really a class to introduce you to yourself! We'll be looking at various aspects of our psyche and see what makes us tick. Each student will be required to complete weekly journal entries and participate in daily class discussions.
Special attention will be given to operant and classical conditioning, psychological disorders and their treatments as well as human behavior and debunking myths about the paranormal and psychology in general. This introductory class is designed to very interactive with students sharing their reflections and personal thoughts with the rest of the class on a weekly basis.
*This course may be appropriate for Gifted and Talented middle school students that meet all course prerequisites.*