Learn the fundamental principles of psychology, the major subjects of psychological inquiry, and the principal research methodologies of the field. You can earn a free certificate of completion for this online Psychology course, or use it to earn credit in leading college programs. 

In our Psychology course, you will learn to:

  • identify the steps of the scientific method and apply it to psychological research methodology and statistical analyses;
  • discuss the general history of psychology and the growth and development of the field; and
  • understand the basic findings of a variety of areas of psychology, including sensation and perception, learning and memory, emotion, development, social psychology, and psychopathology.

  • Time: 46 hours
  • Free Certificate
Study the fundamental principles of psychology and the major subjects of psychological inquiry, such as emotion, development, memory, and psychopathology.