AP Psychology

Course Title: AP Psychology

Course ID: 654133

Grade Levels: 11-12

UC/CSU a-g: area “g”

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Placement Psychology is designed to prepare students for the AP Psychology test. More importantly, AP Psychology, the scientific study of the individual, attempts to answer questions about who we are, where our thoughts, feelings and actions come from, and how we understand the world around us. In this course students will have the opportunity to study human development, brain function, levels of consciousness, learning and memory, personality theory and development, mental disorders and many other topics. This course offers scientifically researched explanations to commonly asked questions; it also offers the students an opportunity to connect the information from those findings to themselves, their relationships, and the world around them. Students will form a deeper sense of how the human mind words and come to understand themselves better