This is a rigorous course that discusses in-depth information about personal and others' behavior. This series will prepare students to pass the AP Psychology exam for college credit; it is recommended that students take both courses of the series before taking the exam. It is also recommended that students take an introductory psychology course before enrolling in this series. This is the first course in a two-part Advanced Placement Psychology series (AP PSY 059 and AP PSY 060).
Prerequisite: 
Introductory psychology course
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: The Story of Psychology and Thinking Critically with Psychological Science
Unit 2: Neuroscience and Behavior
Unit 3: Nature vs. Nurture and the Developing Person
Unit 4: Sensation, Perception, and States of Consciousness
Unit 5: Learning and Memory