UNT PSYC 1650 - 1650.004 Sp17 syllabus (5 pages)

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University of North Texas
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Psyc 1650 - Gen Psy Ii

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PSYCHOLOGY 1650 004 General Psychology II Spring 2017 Tuesday Thursday 12 30 1 50 in BLB 075 Instructor Danielle Moyer Email daniellemoyer my unt edu Office Terrill Hall 215 Cubicle 2 Office Hours Tuesday and Thursday 7 30 10am and by appointment Required Text Cacioppo J T Freberg L A 2015 Discovering Psychology The Science of Mind 2nd Edition Cengage Learning Overview and Objective This course will introduce psychology as a scientific discipline and a profession Emphasis will be placed on the diverse theoretical approaches within psychology and applications of these theories We will broadly cover core areas of psychology such as research methods biological bases of behavior sensation and perception states of consciousness motivation learning and memory By the end of the course students should be familiar with the basic methodologies and theories within these topics Grading Policy Points Percentage 540 600 90 100 480 539 80 89 420 479 70 79 360 419 60 69 up to 359 up to 59 Course Grade A B C D F Grades will be based on the following activities Thought Cards 8 10 points each 80 In class Exercises 20 10 points each 170 Exams 3 50 points each 150 Quizzes 2 10 points each 20 Critique paper 30 points 30 BTD Paper 60 points 60 Presentation 30 points 30 Research 10 credits 6 points 60 Total points 600 30 potential bonus points 2 points for each extra up to 20 points Thought Cards You are expected to complete the reading for the class period prior to the start of class At the beginning of class you will turn in a thought card with a few sentences reaction to the assigned reading It may be in the form of questions that you have about the content reactions to something you learned applications of the material to your own life etc You may also want to note your reaction in your own notes in order to remember it for the discussion portion of the class Each thought card is worth 10 points Thought cards can be turned in early if you already know you will be missing a class period



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