Introduction to Psychology

Psychology course

Note: Egyptian students pay equivalent in Egyptian pounds

Hala Abdel Hak is an educational psychologist and disability and inclusive education consultant, MBPsS and affiliate instructor in the AUC’s Department of Psychology, where she has been teaching educational, counseling, personality and general psychology since 1998. She is also a member of the Learning Disability Committee and the Community-Based Learning Advisory Committee at AUC. Abdel Hak is a passionate advocate for the rights of persons with disabilities and co-founder of The Egyptian Foundation for Organizations and Experts Supporting Inclusive Education aiming to advocate for research, network and raise awareness about inclusive education.

The study of psychology enables you to develop insights on human thoughts, behaviors, and feelings and exposes you to various areas of research in this popular field of study.

This course will expand help you develop a better understanding of yourself and the people around you, learning how to understand the workings of the mind and engage in current discussions and issues in the field.  You will participate in cognitive assessments, personality tests, film discussions, group activities, and interactive learning sessions, providing you with valuable insights into the world of human psychology.

  • High school students, entering grades 10 - 12

  • Students may only enroll in one College Bound: AUC course per summer

  • Submit an English writing sample (at least 750 words): essay or reflection, except for the Arabic course(s), no essay required

  • Submit a copy of your report card for the past two years of school

  • Submit a recommendation letter from a high-school teacher within the past academic year. The teacher must mention the student’s capacity for academic study in English

Reason

Date

Terms

Program cancellation due to the Coronavirus situation Three weeks prior to the program start date 100% refund of program fees
Course cancellation due to low enrollment  Three weeks prior to the program start date 100% refund of program fees

Medical withdrawal

Prior to the program start date

100% refund of program fees

Visa denial

One week prior to the program start date

100% refund of program fees