Course Catalog

Advanced Placement Psychology (#2107350)

Grades:
10,11,12
GPA Weighting:
Yes
SUS Admissions:
No
Bright Futures:
No
NCAA:
Yes
Graduation Requirements:

Elective

Assessment:

Advanced Placement Psychology Exam

Placement Consideration:

Great course for students looking to take their first AP class.

Prerequisites:

N/A

Next Course in Progression:
AP Human Geography, AP World, AP US History, AP European History
Other Information:

College Board course exam and description located here.

Approved Resources:

Approved resources are selected from the Example Textbook List on the course audit page located here: https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/courses/ap-psychology/course-audit

Course Description:

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.