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High School Psychology Syllabus Resource & Lesson Plans

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 277
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Why Study Psychology? - Overview & Experiments

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This High School Psychology Syllabus Resource & Lesson Plans course is a fully developed resource to help you teach a general course in psychology. You can easily adapt the video lessons, transcripts, and quizzes to take full advantage of the comprehensive and engaging material we offer. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.
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Lesson 1 - Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Jerome Bruner's Theory of Development: Discovery Learning & Representation  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Robbie Case's Theory of Development: Neo-Piagetian Perspective  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Attachment Theory: Definition & Criticism of Bowlby & Ainsworth's Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Erik Erikson's Eight Stages of Psychosocial Development: Conflicts & Growth  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory on Instincts, Motivation, Personality & Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Freud and Erikson's Approaches to Psychoanalytic Theory: Differences & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Classical Conditioning vs. Operant Conditioning: Differences and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Classical Conditioning in Psychology: Definition, Principles & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Psychologist John Watson & the Little Albert Experiment  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Operant Conditioning in Psychology: Definition, Theory & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Albert Bandura: Social-Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Social-Cognitive Learning Theory: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Human Growth and Development Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs: Definition, Theory & Pyramid  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Carl Rogers' Humanistic Theory and Psychotherapy  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Bronfenbrenner's Ecological Systems Theory of Development: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Lev Vygotsky's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Theories of Adult Development: Levinson, Vaillant & Neugarten  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Psychological Disorders: Definition, Examples & Approaches to Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Classification & Diagnosis of Psychological Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What Are Cognitive Disorders? - Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Understanding Anxiety Disorders: Definition and Perspectives in Mental Health  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Defining and Understanding Mood Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Somatoform Disorders: Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Dissociative Disorders: Amnesia, Dissociative Fugue & Split Personalities  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Psychotic Disorders: Definition and Perspectives in Mental Health  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Schizophrenia: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) & Eating Disorders: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Stress Disorders: Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Personality Disorders: Borderline, Histrionic, Narcissistic, Schizoid & Antisocial  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What Is a Sexual Dysfunction? - Definition, Phases & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - What Are Organic Disorders? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Lifespan Development Disorders: Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Factitious Disorders: Definition and Symptoms  Take Quiz

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