PSY-100 001 - 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:

King, L.A. (2014). The Science of psychology: An appreciative view (3rd ed.). New York: McGraw Hill. 

ISBN# 9780078035401

Also required: Access to Connect learning tool – may be purchased together with the textbook or separately (please see 

purchasing options below) Textbook + Connect access ISBN 9781259206221 

Purchasing options 

1. Textbook with Connect Plus (includes textbook, Connect learning tool, and e-book). 

Science of Psychology with Connect Plus Access Card by King (3/e, 2014) ISBN 9781259206221 

2. Connect Plus only (includes Connect leaning tool and e-book but no paper text) 

Follow the link to buy access: http://connect.mheducation.com/class/y-durmysheva-summer-ii-2014-section-001 

Choose Connect Plus option when prompted. 

3.a Textbook only (hard copy – you must purchase Connect separately if you choose this option – see below). 

3rd – current edition: Science of Psychology by King (3/e 2013) ISBN 978-0078035401 

2nd edition: Science of Psychology by King (2/e 2011) ISBN 978-0073532066 

1st edition: Science of Psychology by King (1/e 2009) ISBN 978-0073532141 

3.b Connect only (includes only access to Connect – must buy in addition to any of the textbooks listed in option 3) 

Follow the link to buy access: http://connect.mheducation.com/class/y-durmysheva-summer-ii-2014-section-001 

Choose Connect option when prompted.