Not too easy. Not too difficult.
If you do not know the history of psychology and mental health institutions, but want to grasp knowledge of the subjects, then this is the class for you. History and Systems is a course that helps you to gain a working knowledge of how psychology was formed and the history of mental health institutions, while offering opportunities to explore certain areas more in depth with projects offered in this class. The instructor makes this a memorable experience with her love and knowledge of the field! If you have an interest in Psychology it is essential that you take this course! It is the gateway to. all other information in Psychology.
Specifically we learned about the earliest psychologist and philosophers as well as theories of psychology. This class gives and in depth look at the earliest forms of treatments for patients suffering from psychosis. Finally this class reveals the reasons for why we have ethical standards such as what is set by the APA. History and Systems also shares the reasons behind why fair and proper medical treatment is necessary and should be considered a top priority.
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This course does not last long enough to cover all the information that is crammed into one semester! My best tip is ask as many questions as possible and really study the information because it is key for anyone continuing their education in the area of Psychology.