This course will provide an overview of the various approaches to psychology, including biological, cognitive, and sociocultural perspectives. Students will engage in discussions, activities, readings, and labs to grow their understanding of mental processes and behaviors. In addition to psychological science, students will gain insight into experimental design and research. Topics will include content typically covered in an introductory college psychology class, and students will work to find connections between psychological science and applications to their own lives.
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About Expand Your Mind
For Rising 9th-12th Grade Students
A Unique Experience on a College Campus
Expand Your Mind brings together talented students from across the Twin Cities, the nation, and the world for intensive learning and discovery during two 2-week summer sessions. Located on the beautiful campus of Macalester College, EYM challenges students academically while developing leadership skills, instilling self-confidence, and fostering lifelong friendships among like-minded peers.