BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Introduction to Psychological Science



$ 579.00

Instructor: Julianne Holt-Lunstad
Credits: 3.00

Course Currently Unavailable


This is a university-level course. High school students not taking an Advanced Placement psychology course for college credit should complete a basic psychology course before enrolling in this course.


Basic course in modern scientific psychology.

Course Content:

Chapter 1: Introduction to the Field of Psychology
Chapter 2: Methods in Psychology
Chapter 3: Neuroscience
Chapter 4: Sensation and Perception
Chapter 5: Consciousness
Chapter 6: Memory
Chapter 7: Learning
Chapter 9: Language and Thought
Chapter 10: Intelligence
Chapter 11: Development
Chapter 12: Personality
Chapter 13: Social Psychology
Chapter 15: Psychological Disorders
Chapter 16: Treatment of Psychological Disorders

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.


Satisfies Brigham Young University core Social Sciences requirement.

   No Materials required for this course!