Course Code : PSI 108

Course Name: Basic Psychology

Weekly lecture and application hours of the course: 2-0

Course description: Basic concepts in psychology, principles of development, learning and memory, language and communication, impulses and motives, general arousal and awareness, emotions and excitement, sensations and perception, personality, behavioural disorders and treatment, attitudes and prejudice, social behaviours. . Psychological behaviours of human life will be discussed at every stage starting from childhood.

Textbooks and supplementary books:

1- Understand Psychology: Teach Yourself (2010) Hachette UK

Course Evaluation:

Participation / Attendance : 10%,

Mid-Term Exam : 30%,

Homework : 10%,

Final Exam : 50%,

Attendance is at least 95 % mandatory.