FALL 2015 CALENDAR

 

 

DATES                       TOPICS                                  TEXT CHAPTERS

 

AUGUST                              

24, 26                          Introduction to Psychology                             1

28, 31                          Research Methods                                           2         

SEPTEMBER

2                                  Research Methods                                           2

4                                  Personality                                                      13

7                                  HOLIDAY

9, 11                            Personality                                                      13

14, 16, 18                     Disorders                                                        14       

21(Monday)   EXAM 1         ONLINE; NO CLASS             

23, 25, 28                     Biological Foundations                                   3

30                                Consciousness                                                4

OCTOBER

2, 5                              Consciousness                                                4

7, 9, 12                         Sensation and Perception                                5         

14                                Brain plasticity: Dr. Michael Merzenich

16 (Friday)        EXAM 2      ONLINE; NO CLASS

19, 21, 23                     Learning                                                          6

26, 28, 30                     Attention and Memory                                    7

NOVEMBER                                                           

2, 4, 6                           Thought and Intelligence                                 8

9 (Monday)       EXAM 3      ONLINE; NO CLASS

11                                HOLIDAY

13, 16, 18, 20               Human development                                        9

18 (Wednesday) RESEARCH EXPERIENTIAL REQUIREMENT DUE

23-27                           THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY BREAK

30                                Social Psychology                                           12

DECEMBER

2, 4, 7                           Social Psychology                                           12

9                                  Stress                                                  p. 468-490

11 (Friday)       EXAM 4       ONLINE; NO CLASS

18 (Friday)     OPTIONAL CUMULATIVE FINAL EXAM

                                                ONLINE; NO CLASS                                   

 

The instructor, as deems appropriate, may modify this course schedule.