7980 - Psychology 1 - Class Information

General Psychology I

Winter 2009

3 Units, (UC: CSU)

Survey course introducing modern psychology by presenting scientific and humanistic interpretations of the human mind and behavior. Topics to be covered are: biological bases of behavior, perception, learning, personality and social influences.

Prerequisites: None.


Nancy Melucci, Ph.D.
Email: drnanjo@aol.com
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 1:00 - 8:00 PM
(818) 364-7600, ext. 7168

Classroom Location Schedule

 Day  Campus  Time  Location
 Saturday   L.A. Southwest College   9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon Lecture Lab, Rm. 112 
 Saturday   L.A. City College  1:30 - 4:30 PM   Da Vinci Hall, Rm. 306
 Sunday   L.A. Valley College   9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon   Foreign Language Bldg., Rm. 106 
 Sunday   L.A. Pierce College  1:30 - 4:30 PM   Business Bldg, Rm. 3204

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Discovering Psychology
  • Author: Hockenbury, Don H.;Hockenbury, Sandra E.
  • Edition: 4/E, 2007 (Paperback)
  • Publisher: Saint Martin's Worth Publishers
  • ISBN: 978-0-7167-7661-1

Textbooks may be purchased at the City, Southwest, Valley, and Pierce College bookstores.


Psychology: The Human Experience

This course is a general introduction to the scientific study of human behavior. An emphasis is placed upon learning, motivation, intelligence, feelings and emotions, personality, and methods of adjustment.

Where to Watch Videos

Cable Channel LA36

Video broadcasts are available on cable channel LA36. The broadcast schedule is below.

Broadcast Schedule and Class Meetings

All videos are closed captioned.
Buy the Videos

Videos may be purchased at the Pierce College Bookstore. and the LA Mission College Bookstore

Watch the Videos on Campus

Videos may be viewed at the Learning Resource Centers of

Los Angeles City College
East Los Angeles College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
Los Angeles Valley College
West Los Angeles College

You must bring your Student ID or fee receipt to watch the videos.

Online Course Website

January 5 is the official start date of the term. If you enrolled after this date, you can expect a delay of 2-3 business days in accessing the class website. 

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