Psychology is a scientific discipline and profession focused on addressing these issues in the areas of culture, motivation, learning, memory, development, personality, and consciousness. This course presents a general view of the field of psychology emphasizing natural and social science principles.
The contents also analyze psychological disorders, influences on their development and their treatment. A thorough understanding of concepts in this course will guide the student to discover various influences on behavior, including culture, environment, social setting, heredity, and physiology. Students will also develop global and cross-cultural awareness of psychological issues covered in this course, including an appreciation of diversity, a better understanding of themselves and others, and the ability to apply their new knowledge to real life issues