This course introduces students to the systematic and scientific study of the behavior and mental processes of human beings and other animals within a context. Students are exposed to the psychological facts, principles, and phenomena associated with each of the major subfields within psychology. They also learn about the methods psychologists use in their science and practice. Students and parents should be aware of the additional workload that accompanies this class. Students are expected to take the Advanced Placement examination.
Note: summer reading requirement for this course will be announced in the spring via the Carondelet/De La Salle websites.
Completion of Social Studies classes with an A- or AP/Honors Social Studies classes with a B-; or department chair/academic advisor approval.