AP Psychology (Time TBA)
with SocSci Instructor (M.A. or PhD)
AP Psychology is an introductory college-level psychology course. Students cultivate their understanding of the systematic and scientific study of human behavior and mental processes through inquiry-based investigations as they explore concepts like the biological bases of behavior, sensation and perception, learning and cognition, motivation, developmental psychology, testing and individual differences, treatment of abnormal behavior, and social psychology.
AP Psychology Course Content
The course content is organized into commonly taught units of study that provide a suggested sequence for the course. These units comprise the content and conceptual understandings that colleges and universities typically expect students to master to qualify for college credit and/or placement.
■ Scientific Foundations of Psychology; ■ Biological Bases of Behavior
■ Sensation and Perception; ■ Learning; ■ Cognitive Psychology
■ Developmental Psychology; ■ Motivation, Emotion, and Personality
■ Clinical Psychology ■ Social Psychology
AP Psychology Skills
The AP Psychology skills describe what students should be able to do while exploring course concepts. The list that follows presents these skills, which students should develop during the AP Psychology course.
■ Concept Understanding: ♦ Define, explain, and apply concepts, behavior, theories, and perspectives.
■ Data Analysis: ♦ Analyze and interpret quantitative data.
■ Scientific Investigation: ♦ Analyze psychological research studies
Aug 22nd, 2022 - Apr 30th, 2023
Wed for 30 weeks from 1:00 pm