PSY 301 - Introduction to Psychology-WB

Texas Common Number: PSYC 2301
Course Number Course Title Semester Day & Time Instructor Course Fee Register
PSY 301 Introduction to Psychology-WB Spring 2019 TTH 3:30PM - 5:00PM Sam Gosling/Paige Harden $850.00
Course Type:
Semester-Based Online

Led by two world-class, award-winning psychologists, this course provides an overview of modern day psychology in a lively, non-traditional classroom format. Students will explore human behavior, how the brain works, why some people are anxious while others are dare devils, and dozens of other topics related to human psychology.

There will be no midterm or final exam administered. The entire course grade will be based upon benchmark quizzes and four online writing assignments. Students must be logged onto the class site at the beginning of class in order to take the benchmark quizzes.

Date & Location:

This course has no live class meetings, and for the most part can be done on the student's own schedule. There are due dates for all assignments, and the exams must be taken on the assigned dates in a proctored, face-to-face setting. Exam proctoring fees may apply and are not included in the course fee.
First class day: Tuesday, January 22
Last class day: Friday, May 10
Final exam: Tuesday, May 14

Course Materials:

There is no textbook for this course.

Official UT Austin Description:

Basic problems and principles of human experience and behavior.


None for auditors. Those seeking college credit must demonstrate college readiness in reading and provide identity verification.


No refunds after 1/25/2019.