• Learning, Thinking and Problem Solving PSY 9030

    Online OntarioLearn

    OntarioLearn description: Psychology is an academic discipline that is concerned with all aspects of human existence, focusing in particular upon human thought, emotion and action. ... After a brief historical overview, this subject examines psychology as a science. The curriculum includes methods of research, accepted psychological models, personality, social psychology, motivation, and learning theories. Topics are discussed in terms of our shared characteristics and our diversity. Students also examine intelligence and the devastating effect that stress can have on our well-being and on cognitive processes. ... Through class assignments and discussions, students in this course have an opportunity to apply knowledge from psychological theories and research to their own lives and growing understanding of their world. This will include, among others, a consideration of practical applications of theory and research that is relevant to student success at college and their daily lives.

    Note(s)

    This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Please ensure you are familiar with the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses. Teacher support (via email) and technical support (via phone) will be available for this course.

    Prerequisite(s)

    You must have completed our COMM 1008 College English/COMM 1138 College English course or an approved equivalent.

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.