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PSYC-115 Psychology as a Natural Science FA5 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Psychology as a Natural Science FA5 (3) Through lectures and discussion, students are introduced to the many experimental questions addressed in psychology, e.g., environmental and genetic factors in behavior, biological bases of behavior, sensations and perception, conditioning and learning, memory and cognition, and drug use and abuse, as well as to the specific methods used in psychological research and the general research approaches used in science. Usually Offered: fall, spring, and summer. Corequisite: PSYC-116. Restriction: completion of the University Mathematics Requirement, or concurrent enrollment in MATH-170 or MATH-211 or STAT-202 or STAT-203.