Psychology is the systematic study of individual human behavior and experience. The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to the content, terminology, methodology, and application of the discipline. Examine the major concepts and theories of psychology.
This course is not a pre-requisite for AP Psychology.
This course is designed to give students instruction in and exposure to the art of constructing and delivering a speech. Primary emphasis is placed on extemporaneous speaking, but oratory and interpretation are also studied. Each student gives a series of speeches that employ the techniques studied. Students are also expected to write a number of compositions.
The AP Psychology course is designed to introduce students to the systematic and scientific study of the behavior and mental processes of human beings and other animals. Students are exposed to the psychological facts, principles, and phenomena associated with each of the major subfields within psychology. They also learn about the ethics and methods psychologists use in their science and practice. There are no pre-requisites for this course. This course is a 12th grade elective.