Grade 13 - Electives

Psychology B - Semester 2 (Credit: 0.50)

This one-semester course is intended for you to familiarize yourself with various theories of psychology and analyze human behavior. This course has 12 lessons and 5 Course Activities. Each lesson contains one or more Lesson Activities. In Psychology, Semester B, you will explain the established theories of cognitive, psychosocial, and moral development. You will identify the factors that influence interpersonal relationships, recognize the origins and effects of violence, and describe prevention and treatment options for addictive behavior. You will explain abnormal behavior and describe different types of psychological disorders. You will trace the history of psychological counseling and therapy and describe strategies used for problem solving and coping with stress. You will describe some key statistical concepts used in psychological research and testing, and identify career opportunities in psychology.