Tompkins Cortland Community College

PSYC103 - Introduction to Psychology

This course provides students with a basic understanding of psychology. Theories and research relating to emotions and stress, abnormal behavior, motivation, learning, personality, methods of therapy, biology and behaviors, developmental psychology, and social psychology are discussed. PSYC 103 fulfills the SUNY General Education Social Sciences requirement. An honors section is offered. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100 or ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103); MATH 090, and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.). Fall and spring semesters.