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Introduction to Psychology I

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Psychology PSYC 1013 Three (3) credit hours

This course is a general survey of perspectives and methods in selected areas of psychology including learning, memory, cognitive, and biological psychology. Students will be asked to participate in various learning and research activities. Some course credit may be earned by participation in these activities.

Instructor: Dr. Biljana Stevanovski (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: None

Why take this course?

  • Introductory Psychology will introduce you to the discipline of psychology, with a focus on the history of psychology; brain and behaviour; human memory, thought and problem solving; psychological research methods; sensation and perception; learning; and consciousness.
  • This course is a pre-requisite for many other more advanced courses in psychology.
  • Audio recordings will support your learning, while you complete the course at your own pace from the comfort of your own space.
  • Optional links and optional bonus mark assignments will help you to explore your interests as you learn about psychology.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 8 x Quizzes (40% total)
  • 1 x Final Exam (invigilated 60%)
  • Bonus Marks - optional (5%)
The Final Exam for this course will be invigilated on an approved date using Respondus e-proctoring software (LockDown Browser and Monitor). This is a free tool provided with this course, a webcam is required. More information will be given once you have been registered.

Fees and payments

There is a $150 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course in addition to applicable tuition & fees. Learn more about tuition and fees and methods of payment.