•  Lower Dauphin School District

    Curriculum Guide

    Course Title: Psychology
    Subject: Social Studies
    Grade Level(s): 11-12

    Synopsis of Curriculum

    This course is designed to explore basic principles and theories of psychology.  Topics including personality, learning, intelligence, and the history of human behavior will be discussed. 


    Units of Study Titles

    Unit 1: Introduction to Psychology/Research Methods

    Unit 2: Body and Mind

    Unit 3: Learning and Cognition

    Unit 4: Overview of Development--Adolescence

    Unit 5: Personality

    Unit 6: Psychological Disorders