12 credits for 20 students. Coordinator: H. Beauchamp
**Resides in First-Year Experience, Bowman East.
Are you interested in why people think and act in certain ways? If so, then you're interested in psychology. This cluster of courses is great for students seeking an introduction to the field of psychology.
94998 COMP 101-F10 Writing and Critical Thinking 4 Cr. MW 3:30-5:10pm Hudak, B.
Encourages development of writing, critical thinking and the use of information resources. Addresses how language permits communication, shapes thought and changes through time. Satisfies General Education FW requirement.
94997 PHIL 105-F10 Human Nature 3 Cr. MWF 10-10:50am Curry, D.
Influential views about the nature of humans. Focus will be on the nature of world and moral responsibility. Satisfies General Education PI FC requirement.
94996 PSYC 100-F10 Introduction to Psychology 3 Cr. TuTh 2-3:15pm DeGhett, V.
Survey of the science of psychology; what psychologists do, methods they use, and conclusions they draw. Satisfies General Education SA requirement.
93272 FY 100-F10 First Year Success Seminar 2 Cr. M 11-12:15pm Beauchamp, H.
The First-Year Success Seminar (FYSS) is a two-credit course designed to accelerate students' transition to SUNY Potsdam. FYSS provides students with the opportunity to become integrated into the life of the campus by exploring their academic and social development. A strong emphasis is placed on critical inquiry – enhancing reading and writing, time management, and study skills. In addition, the course provides an orientation to campus resources and services and encourages self-exploration and personal development.