Columbus State University

Institution Information

Columbus State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Course Details

Course Information: PSYC 1101 05G – Undergraduate, 3 credits (semester)
Subject: Psychology
Term Course Start Course End
Summer 2019 05/28/2019  07/19/2019 

Special Attendance Requirements

Entirely at a distance. This course is delivered 100% through distance education technology. No visits to campus or designated site are required.  

Method of Course Instruction

The course is delivered primarily through Internet.  

Course Description

Survey of contemporary scientific psychology. Potential topics include development, biological psychology, sensation and perception, learning and cognition, personality, abnormal behavior and therapies, and social psychology.  

Learning Objectives

Apply course content to everyday life making better decisions; enhancing relationships; increasing self understanding. Recognize that human experience and behavior vary as a function of context, culture and situation. Identify, understand and contrast fundamental psychology perspectives within an historical context; past, present and future trajectory. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of the major methods of scientific inquiry. Understand the relation among mind, body, consciousness, behavior. Relate the importance of objectivity in scientific inquiry to the inherently subjective nature of human experience. / / Required Materials / For a list of required materials, visit the eCore Courses Textbook page at http://ecore.usg.edu/courses/textbooks.php /  

Admissions and Registration Information

Student must be admitted to the institution to enroll in this course. The admission process can be handled via the Web. Student can register for this course via the Web.  

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Estimated Tuition and Fees **

 In-State Out-of-State Electronic Rate*
Tuition: $ 477.00
Fees: $ 211.50

* The cost of an Electronic Rate course is the same regardless of residency.

** These rates are averages of tuition rate and student fees. Actual tuition costs may vary, based on number of courses taken, student level and student major. Please be sure to contact the college or university for your specific tuition and fee amounts.


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