PSY 100 1207 - General Psychology

This course stresses adaptive human behavior in relation to the environment. Topics considered include: origins and methods of psychology, neuropsychological bases of behavior, maturation, motivation, emotion, learning frustration, and conflict.

Course Credit: 3


Professor: Yana Durmysheva  -  ydurmsheva@bmcc.cuny.edu

Special Instructions and Information:

Face to face meeting Mondays from 12:30pm to 1:45pm in N450.

King, L.A. (2011). The Science of psychology: An appreciative view (2nd ed.). New York: McGraw Hill. ISBN # 007-793159-9


Also required: Access to Connect learning tool – may be purchased together with the textbook or separately. See purchasing options.

Purchasing options
1. Textbook with Connect Plus (includes both paper and e-book) ISBN # 007-793159-9
2. Loose-leaf textbook with Connect Plus (includes both paper and e-book) ISBN # 007-793158-0
3. Connect Plus only (includes e-book) ISBN # 007-734763-3
4. You may also purchase a used copy of the textbook and buy access to Connect separately. This is probably the cheapest option.


Textbook only (2nd edition) ISBN # 007-353206-1, Connect only ISBN # 007-734765-X. Textbook only (1st edition) ISBN # 007-353188-X.