Principles of Psychology - PSYC 1060

This course introduces the scientific study of behaviour and human development. You will learn terminology and theoretical concepts common to psychology. You will learn about the dominant theories in psychology today and the scientific process. You will also learn about human development across the lifespan; processes of the mind including consciousness, learning, and memory, cognition and intelligence, emotion and motivation; and social behaviour. The concepts of stress and health and psychological health and illness are introduced.  Note: Students with credit in another introductory psychology course may not be eligible for credit in this course. Please check with the Program Chair.

Note: Restricted to Arts & Science, Justice, Practical Nurse, Therapeutic Rec and Open Studies

This course introduces the scientific study of behaviour and human development. You will learn terminology and theoretical concepts common to psychology. You will learn about the dominant theories in psychology today and the scientific process. You will also learn about human development across the lifespan; processes of the mind including consciousness, learning, and memory, cognition and intelligence, emotion and motivation; and social behaviour. The concepts of stress and health and psychological health and illness are introduced.  Note: Students with credit in another introductory psychology course may not be eligible for credit in this course. Please check with the Program Chair.

Note: Restricted to Arts & Science, Justice, Practical Nurse, Social Work, Therapeutic Rec and Open Studies


Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Edmonton

Fall Aug 29 - Oct 21, 2022 Mon, Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
41685 A01 Yes
Fall Aug 29 - Oct 21, 2022 Mon, Tue: 11:00 am - 02:00 pm
41690 A02 Yes
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Thu: 02:00 - 05:00 pm
41691 A03 Yes
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Fri: 11:00 am - 02:00 pm
41692 A04 Yes
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Wed: 12:30 - 03:30 pm
41693 A05 Yes
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Online

Summer Jul 4 - Aug 19, 2022 30363 O01 Yes
Summer Jul 4 - Aug 19, 2022 30460 O02 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 41686 O01 Yes
Fall Oct 03, 2022 - Jan 27, 2023 41687 O02 Yes
Fall Oct 31, 2022 - Feb 17, 2023 41688 O03 Yes
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 9, 2022 42417 O04 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 21, 2023 11705 O01 Yes
Winter Jan 30 - May 19, 2023 11706 O02 Yes
Winter Feb 27 - Jun 16, 2023 11707 O03 Yes
Spring May 8 - Jun 30, 2023 20997 O02 Yes
Spring May 8 - Jun 30, 2023 20996 O05 Yes
Summer Jul 4 - Aug 25, 2023 30340 O01 Yes
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Online

Spring May 8 - Jun 2, 2023 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
20995 O01 Yes
Spring Jun 5 - 30, 2023 Tue, Wed, Thu: 11:00 am - 02:00 pm
Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
20998 O03 Yes

To take this course, you must be enrolled in one of the related programs:

Tuition and fees for 2022-2023 Open Studies

Tuition estimate + Fees estimate = Total estimate
One 3-credit course $495 $695.50 $1,190.50
See the detailed fees for this course
Digital resource fee: $7 max per term
Program and supplies fee: $0 max per term
Registrarial and student service fee: $41 max per term
Student technology fee: $12 max per term
Students’ Association fees
Health and dental plan: $386 per year
Students’ Association: $51.50 per term
U-Pass: $180 per term
Legal plan: $18 per year

Note: You may be eligible to opt out of some Student Association fees after enrolling. Visit Tuition and Fees for more information.

Tuition estimate + Fees estimate = Total estimate
One 3-credit course $1497 $695.50 $2,192.50
See the detailed fees for this course
Digital resource fee: $7 max per term
Program and supplies fee: $0 max per term
Registrarial and student service fee: $41 max per term
Student technology fee : $12 max per term
Students’ Association fees
Health and dental plan : $386 per year
Students’ Association : $51.50 per term
U-Pass : $180 per term
Legal plan : $18 per term

Note: You may be eligible to opt out of some Student Association fees after enrolling. Visit Tuition and Fees for more information.

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