Introduction to Psychology
3 Credit Hours

This course examines the basic psychological processes of personality, social behavior, motivation, intelligence, and learning, with an emphasis on the language of modern psychology. Developing a basic understanding of psychology will help you to develop critical thinking skills, become a better consumer of information relating to human behaviors and mental processes, navigate social and occupational relationships, increase your emotional intelligence. Introduction to Psychology is a popular elective for many majors and transfers easily to other colleges. Potential careers include corrections officer, social work assistant, human resource specialist, and guidance counselor.