Objectives for Psychology:

  • Understand the Origins of the field of Psychology.
  • Know the key figures and founders of modern and anchient Psychology.
  • Differentiate between Theories in Psychology.
  • Be proficient in the concepts and issues surounding the Developing Mind, Empiricism, Perception, and Psychoanalytics.

Course Description for Psychology:

This course reflects the study by two professors who are authorities in their fields. Daniel N. Robinson demonstrates that from the dawn of rigorous and self-critical inquiry in ancient Greece, reflections about human nature have been linked to the cultures from which they arose, and each definable historical age has added its own character and tone to this long tradition. Professor Fancher traces the evolution of this influential science through personal triumphs and disappointments of a fascinating gallery of individuals from Descartes, Gall, and Kant to James, Piaget, and Skinner.AIU’s Mission and Vision are founded upon the Declaration of Human Rights which specifies Education as a human right. AIU is doing its part by making learning materials, college courses, and academic research Publicly Accessible. This online distance learning Psychology course is open to the public as part of Atlantic International Univerity's Open Access Initiative (AIU Open Access). In order to gain college credit and/or receive the completion certificate for Psychology, participants must be registered as students with AIU.

Introduction: Psychology (Open)
This brief Video Introduces the professor and topics to be covered in the course

Course Content, Lessons, and Tests: Psychology (Open)
The lessons and topics for this course are provided in audio and video format. A test will follow the conclusion of each lesson to verify the concepts covered have been learned.

Review of Topics and Lessons: Psychology (Open)
A outline of the topics covered in this course is provided in video format.

Conclusion: Psychology (Open)
Final notes and comments about the course made by the author.

Resources and Bibliography

American Psychological Association (APA)
Association for Transpersonal Psychology
Psychology Online Wiki
Psychology Today

Course Instructor: Ms. Leigh Rose