University Of New South Wales

Psychology 1A


Iowa State Course Substitution

Introduction to Psychology


Course Info

International Credits: 6.0
Converted Credits: 4.0
Country: Australia
Language: English
Course Description:
This course introduces the content and methods of psychology as a basic science, with emphasis on the social bases of behaviour. After an initial review of the historical foundations for the scientific study of human behaviour, several specific topics related to the social aspects of human behaviour are discussed. Specific topics covered in this course include: development, theories of personality, theories of consciousness, and social influences on behaviour.


Evaluation Date:
May 25, 2016
Veronica Dark
At UNSW, psych 101 is a two semester sequence. This is a more in depth consideration of 1/2 of our course. It may be used as a substitute.