PSYCH 111 - Introduction to Psychology
Section: 070
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in PSYCH 112, 114, or 115.
Cost:
>100
Other Course Info:
PSYCH 111 may not be included in a major in Psychology or a major in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience. Students in PSYCH 111 are required to spend five hours outside of class participating as subjects in research projects. F, W, Sp, Su.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Psychology is the study of thought and behavior. It can help you understand yourself and others, and is relevant to health, education, business, and law. This course will survey the field. We will overview evolutionary, genetic, and neurological bases of behavior and thought, as well as what is known about sensation, perception, consciousness, learning, memory, language, thinking, intelligence, motivation, emotion, development, aging, social cognition, social behavior, personality, health behavior, mental disorders, and psychological treatments. At the end of the course students should know key findings about these topics and be able to evaluate purported psychological facts.

Course Requirements:

Evaluation is based on weekly web submitted short assignments and quizzes, and three in class multiple choice exams.

Intended Audience:

No data submitted

Class Format:

Students will attend lecture twice per week, as well as a discussion section once per week.

PSYCH 111 - Introduction to Psychology
Schedule Listing
030 (LEC)
 
11872
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Students are auto-enrolled in Lec 030 when they elect a Dis 031-042.
031 (DIS)
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17602
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W 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
032 (DIS)
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17603
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W 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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17604
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Th 8:00AM - 9:00AM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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17605
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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F 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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17607
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Th 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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17608
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Th 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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17609
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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20428
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
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040 (DIS)
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20429
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
041 (DIS)
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20828
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
042 (DIS)
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20829
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
043 (DIS)
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32598
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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32600
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W 7:00PM - 8:00PM
060 (LEC)
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14040
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TuTh 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: Psych 111-060 - Register for lecture only; there are no discussion sections for this lecture. Do not contact the instructor. Direct all questions to psych.saa@umich.edu.
061 (LEC)
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21357
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36
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TuTh 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: Psych 111-061 LEC meets with Psych 111-060 LEC. Psych 111-061 is ONLY for students CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN THE SCHOOL OF NURSING. All other students should register or waitlist for Psych 111-060, or another Psych 111 or Psych 112 Lecture.
070 (LEC)
 
17815
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: Students are auto-enrolled in Lec 070 when they elect a Dis 071-082. Direct all questions to psych.saa@umich.edu.
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Th 8:00AM - 9:00AM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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F 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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21243
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
082 (DIS)
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21244
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F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: All sections meet from the 1st day of class, even if they occur before the 1st lecture.
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32601
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32603
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Note:
The required textbooks for this course are: Gazzaniga, M. (2018) Psychological Science. 6th Edition. Norton. Hock, R.R. (2013) Forty Studies that Changed Psychology: Explorations into the History of Psychological Research, 7th Edition. Pearson. Gazzaniga (2018) is being offered in a variety of formats at reduced costs through the publisher's custom website (https://digital.wwnorton.com/psychsci6). Hock (2013) is available as an inexpensive e-book through VitalSource (https://www.vitalsource.com),
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