Throughout the course, students will examine influences on human actions and beliefs, factors influencing behaviour and perception, and basic psychological theories. Students will develop and apply their understanding of psychology through lessons and projects that require interaction and observation of others.

Major Concepts:

  • Introduction

  • Biology of Behaviour, sensory processes, motivation and stress

  • Stages of Human Development

  • Methods of learning, aspects of memory, language, and levels of consciousness

  • Mental Disorders and Abnormal Behaviour

Grade 9-12
One Semester