AP Psychology Fall 2018

AP Psychology Syllabus



Week #1

No School

August 14th - Books, Class, Ice Breaker

August 15th - Syllabus and Text Books Read 1-7, Vocab

August 16th - History of Psychology Wundt’s Reaction Time Read 8-15

August 17th - History Exam Read 19-24

Weekend


Week #2

August 20th - Research Read 25-29

August 21st - Scientific Method Read 29-33 Assign Natural Observation

August 22nd - Correlations Scatterplots Read 34-41

August 23rd - Experiments Read 42-46

August 24th - Research Test Read 51-63

Weekend


Week #3

August 27th - Neurons Read 66-73

August 28th - Brains Assign Superheros Read 74-83

August 29th - Language and Brains Read 84-91

August 30th - Superhero Project Video? Read 94-103

August 31st - Genetics Read 103-110

Weekend


Week #4

September 3rd - No School Labor Day

September 4th - Evolution Review

September 5th - Bio Test Read 115-124

September 6th - Sensation and Perception Read 124-133

September 7th - Vision + The Eye Assign Problems Project Read 134-140

Weekend


Week #5

September 10th - Hearing + The Ear Read 141-150

September 11th - Other Senses Read 151-158 Present Problems

September 12th - Perceptual Problems Read 159-169, Present Problems

September 13th - Review

September 14th - Sensation and Perception Test Read 175-191

Weekend


Week #6

September 17th - Sleep and Dreams Read 192-210

September 18th - Hypnosis and Drugs Read 215-227

September 19th - Classical Conditioning Read 228-241

September 20th - Operant Conditioning Read 242-249

September 21th - Social Learning Review

Weekend


Week #7

September 24th - Behavior Test Read 255-265

September 25th - Encoding Read 265-274

September 26th - Storage 274-286

September 27th - Retrieval Read 285-294

September 28th - Memory Construction, Memory Project Due

Weekend


Week #8

October 1st - Memory Review

October 2nd - Memory Test Read 298-303

October 3rd - Problem Solving Read 303-312

October 4th - Forming Judgments Read 313-322

October 5th - Thinking and Language Review

Weekend


Week #9

October 8th - Cognition Test Read 327-331

October 9th - Motivation Read 331-347

October 10th - Hunger Read 348-362

October 11th - Sex and Belonging Read 366-376

October 12th - Emotion Read 377-384

Weekend


Week #10

October 15th - NO SCHOOL (Staff Development)

October 16th - Expressed Emotion Read 384-396

October 17th - Experienced Emotion Read 397-406

October 18th - Review

October 19th - Midterm Read 411-417

Weekend


Week #11

October 22nd - Development Read 417-434

October 23rd - Childhood Read 435-444

October 24th - Gender and Parents Read 445-454

October 25th - Adolescence Read 455-473

October 26th - Funny Story Film

Weekend


Week #12

October 29th - Funny Story Film

October 30th - Adulthood

October 31st - Review

November 1st - Development Test Read 479-489

November 2nd - Psychodynamics Read 490-502

Weekend


Week #13

November 5th - Myers-Briggs (16 personalities.com)

November 6th -

November 7th - Humanism and Traits Read 503-518

November 8th - Social-Cognitive Perspective

November 9th - Personality Test Read 523-539

Weekend


Week #14

November 12th - No School Veterans Day

November 13th - Assessing Intelligence Read 540-556

November 14th - Dynamics and Genetics

November 15th - Review

November 16th - Intelligence Test Read 561-568

Weekend


Week #15

November 19th - Start Disorders Read 569-589

November 20th - Anxiety and Mood Read 589-604

November 21st - Thanksgiving Break

November 22nd - Thanksgiving Break

November 23rd - Thanksgiving Break  

Weekend


Week #16

November 26th - Schizophrenia Read 605-618

November 27th - Movie

November 28th - Movie

November 29th - Psychotherapies Read 619-627

November 30th - Biotherapies Read 628-638

Weekend


Week #17

December 3rd - Finish Therapies Review

December 4th - Disorder Treatments Test, Read 643-649

December 5th - Social Thinking Read 650-664

December 6th - Social Influences Read 665-677

December 7th - Social Relations Read 678-692

Weekend


Week #18

December 10th - Social Psych Test

December 11th

December 12th

December 13th

December 14th

Weekend


Week #19

December 17th - Review

December 18th - Review

December 19th - Review

December 20th - Finals

December 21st - Finals


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