Advanced Placement Psychology is an accelerated and rigorous academic course that is designed to introduce students to the systematic and scientific study of the behavior and mental processes of human beings and other animals. You will be exposed to the psychological facts, principles, and phenomena associated with each of the major subfields in psychology, as well as the ethics and methods psychologists use in their science and practice. At the conclusion of the course, all students will have the opportunity to take the College Board Advanced Placement exam. Course fee is $92 for those taking the AP exam (One-credit, one-year elective for grades 11-12). It is strongly recommended that students have completed World Studies and American Government with a B or better.