AP Psychology

Credit Hours: 1.0

Course Length: 2 Semesters

Course Description

The AP® Psychology course is designed around a variety of assignments that promote acquiring a deep understanding of content, as well as developing study and writing skills necessary to be successful on the advanced placement exam. While preparation for the AP® Exam is an important goal of the course, helping students to better understand themselves and the behavior of others is another important aspect of the course.

Students should expect weekly reading assignments in the ebook, Meyers’ Psychology for AP® in addition to research, writing, group work, and participation in discussions.

Tips for completing multiple choice questions and writing the essay part of the exam are part of the instruction for this course. Students will be given numerous opportunities to review and practice for the AP exam through-out the course

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