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Psychology

Course Number: 216
Subject: Social Studies
Major/Program of Study: Elective Liberal Arts
Course Length: 5 periods/week/semester
Credit: 1 credit (Elective credit)
Dual Enrollment: No
AP Designation: No

The focus of this course is the individual and his/her interactions with others. Particular emphasis is placed on self understanding. Students will become acquainted with a variety of theoretical perspectives and explanations for various behaviors and outcomes. Topics covered include personality, motivation, learning and mental illness. Prerequisites and other notes: An elective course available for grades 10-12. (NCHS campus only)