AllPsych is dedicated to the education of psychology and we have published free e- textbooks representing some major courses in the field of psychology. Each of these texts covers the related theories, research, and psychological phenomena on the topic. Consider these overviews of the course; while they provide a good synopsis, they do not replace a traditional college credit course in psychology. Click one of the titles below to continue.
Psychology 101 is a 10 chapter text covering the major concepts in the field of psychology including chapters on biopsychology, personality, learning, sensation, memory and intelligence, motivation, social psychology, psychopathology, and psychotherapy.
Personality Theory: An Introduction is a twelve-chapter synopsis of personality that covers all the major theories from Freud to present.
Statistics Primer provides an overview of statistics including descriptive and inferential statistics, reliability and validity, correlations, t-tests, ANOVA, regression, interpretation of results, and statistical error.
Research Methods focuses on the basics of quantitative research design and the critical analysis of professional research in the social sciences from developing a theory, selecting and testing subjects to performing statistical analysis and writing the research report.