SPRING 2018 TENTATIVE CLASS CALENDAR

 

Week

Dates

 

Class

Topic

Quiz Assignment

1

JAN 08

         10

12

1

2

3

Introduction to Psychology

Weiten (2014)

Chapter 1

Read Skinner (1948)

Walden Two

2

15

17

        19

 

4

5

KING DAY BREAK

Psychological Science?

Video: Consciousness (1995)

Chapter 2

& Appendix B

3

         22

         24

         26

6

7

8

 

Methodology & Statistics

Video: Evolution (1994)

Chapter 3

 

4

     29

         31

        FEB 02

9

10

11

Biological Bases

Video: Understanding the Senses (1998) [Perception, 1994] 

Sensation & Perception             

Chapter 4

 

 

5

05

07

09

12

13

14

Variations in Consciousness

Video: Split Brain (1975)               

Video: Hypnosis: The Big Sleep (1994)

Chapter 5

 

6

12

14

16

15

16

17

Learning

Video: Learning and Memory (1975)

[ DS: Learning (2001)]

Chapter 6

 

7

19

21

 FEB 23

18

19

20

Human Memory                      

Video: Memory (1994) 

 

Chapter 7

 

Behaviorism (Skinner) Paper Due

 

8

 

26

28

MAR 02

21

22

23

Cognition & Intelligence

 

Chapter 8

Quiz must be completed by MAR 13

 

MAR 03-11

 

SPRING BREAK

Chapter 9

Quiz available FEB 26 and must be completed by MAR 15

9

12

14

16

24

25

26

Development

Motivation & Emotion

 

Chapter 10

 

10

19

21

23

27

28

29

Personality

Video: Freud (1990)

 

Chapter 11

 

11

26

28

30

31

Social Psychology

Video: Obedience (1967)

Chapter 12

Quiz must be completed by APR 04

 

29-APR 01

 

EASTER BREAK

 

12

APR 02

04

*06

32

33

34

Stress, Coping & Health

 

 

Chapter 13

 

13

09

11

13

35

36

37

Psychological Disorders

Video: Schizophrenia (1999) [Madness, 1975]

 

Chapter 14

 

14

16

18

20

38

39

40

 

Treatment

Video: Madness and Medicine (1975)

Chapter 15

& Appendix C

 

15

23

APR 23

 

41

42

 

LAST CLASS

 

Last day to submit late materials.

16

FRI APR 27

@ 11:00AM

42

FINAL EXAM

Take-Away Paper

Due Online Before

Final Exam!