Time and location: 10:30 a. m. to 11:20 a. m. m-w-f in room 312 of monroe hall. Office hours: mondays & wednesdays: 2:00 p. m. to 4:00 p. m. ; and by appointment. This course is a survey of the major fields of psychology. It is a prerequisite for all other psychology courses. Course objectives: the primary objective of this course is to provide a scientific overview of some basic and applied fields of psychology. Psychological science will be explored from several approaches; some of these include biological/physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, developmental psychology, social psychology, and psychological disorders and treatment. Other objectives/goals include facilitate your understanding of behavior and cognition, increase your awareness and application of psychological principles to everyday situations, facilitate your appreciation for human diversity, and develop critical thinking. The overarching student learning outcome is for students to become knowledgeable and understand the fundamentals of psychological science. In doing so, this course will prepare students for further study in psychology.