Introductory Psychology

PSYC-A100-005
Erin Dupuis
College of Humanities + Natural Sciences

Service learning is optional for this course. 

Time commitment: 20 hours

Transportation time credit
Taking more than one service learning class?

Learning objective: Students will expand their knowledge of human behavior from a multidisciplinary approach (i.e., physiological, developmental, cognitive, and social) by engaging in a discovery of the application of psychology in the "real world".

Preapproved service learning placements:

Anna's Arts for Kids
Boys Hope Girls Hope
Cafe con Ingles
Edible Schoolyard NOLA
Elevate
Hagar's House
Project Lazarus
Uptown Shepherd's Center

How to get started

  1. Watch the video "Getting Started with Your Service Learning Placement."
  2. Take this quiz to make sure you know everything you need to know about the placement process.
  3. Get your placement on time.  Submit your acceptance form before the deadline.
  4. Document all your hours using a service learning timesheet. Submit timesheets to the service learning office twice per semester (midterm and last day of the semester). Check the Loyola Service Learning Calendar for deadlines.
  5. Know that your agency supervisor will submit a performance evaluation on your work at the end of the semester. This evaluation will be go to your professor and incorporated into your class grade.