Psychology, AP Psychology
PSYCHOLOGY- introduces the student to the science of psychology with emphasis on human behavior. This course includes the study of facts involved in human development, learning and thinking, intelligence, personality, abnormal behavior and treatment and careers in psychology.
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SOCIAL STUDIES: PSYCHOLOGY -is an elective class with a focus on the skills and science of psychology that includes research methodology, biological science and individual development. This class is a prerequisite for AP Psychology.
AP PSYCHOLOGY -introduces students to the systematic and scientific study of behavior and mental processes of human beings and animals. The course consists of the psychological facts, principles and phenomena associated with each of the major sub-fields with psychology. Students are required to take the Advanced Placement exam.