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PSY 12000 - Elementary Psychology - Purdue Study Resources
  • 20 Pages lecture 1
    Lecture 1

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Fall 2009 Goal Provide a broad overview of the field of psychological sciences Important Info: 7 pop quizzes: 5 points each, 2 lowest dropped 3 regular exams: 100 points each, lowest dropped 1 final exam: 100 points FINAL GRADE: 25 + 200 + 100 NO MAKE-UP

  • 36 Pages memory(1)
    Memory(1)

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Memory The Traditional Three Stages Model of Memory _ memory _memory stored briefly Holding tank _memory Permanent Memory The capacity to preserve and recover information Involves _ _ How memories are formed How memories are kept over time _ How memories

  • 8 Pages 11-5
    11-5

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Documented by William Masters and Virgi nia Johnson (1966) Four phases: excitement, plateau, orgasmi c, resolution Highly similar in males and females Roots in sex hormones Female -Estrogens and progestins Male -Androgens Organizational effects: permanen

  • 37 Pages ch 11 part one
    Ch 11 Part One

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY120 Outline for chapter 11 Motivation Homeostasis Hunger and Body weight regulation Eating disorders Sexual behavior Emotions _Motivation_: The set of factors that initiate and direct behavior To feel certain emotions/affects emotions _Emotions_ C

  • 21 Pages personality lecture notes for nov 10
    Personality Lecture Notes For Nov 10

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Review Sex -Sexual response cycle -Excitement -Plateau -Orgasm -Resolution -Refractory Activational/organizational effects of sex hormones Biology of sexuality -Sexual dimorphism in the brain Emotional processing Basic emotions Brain processing of e

  • 38 Pages sex and emotion from nov 5 lecture
    Sex And Emotion From Nov 5 Lecture

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    SexandEmotion Review Hunger and Satiety Set point, eating habits, food cues Hunger and the brain LH= eat! DMH= dont eat! Brain neurochemicals NPY and AgRP= eat! POMC= dont eat! Stomach Ghrelin = eat! Adiposity signals Leptin and insulin Anore

  • 45 Pages ch 13 nov 17 and 19
    Ch 13 Nov 17 And 19

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSYC120 Slides for Ch 13: Social Psychology Social Psychology The study of how peoples thoughts, feelings and behavior influence and are influenced by, the behavior of others. Social influences on the self: Festinger, 1954 Temporal comparisons Social comp

  • 54 Pages ch 14 for students
    Ch 14 For Students

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY120 Psychological Disorders Review Conformity -Asch Compliance Obedience -Milgram Groupthink/group polarization Interpersonal relationships -Proximity, similarity, reciprocity Triangular view of love Abnormal Behavior _Psychopathology_ Patterns of thin

  • 42 Pages ch 14 for students(1)
    Ch 14 For Students(1)

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY120 Psychological Disorders Review Conformity -Asch Compliance Obedience -Milgram Groupthink/group polarization Interpersonal relationships -Proximity, similarity, reciprocity Triangular view of love Abnormal Behavior _ Patterns of thinking, feeling, b

  • 16 Pages last lecture
    Last Lecture

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Schizophrenia Involves fundamental disturbances in thought processes, emotion, and/or behavior Affects ~1% of Americans Schizophrenia Psychotic symptoms usually emerge when people are in their 20s. Seldom after 45 and rarely before puberty. Prodromal peri

  • 37 Pages memory
    Memory

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Memory The Traditional Three Stages Model of Memory _Sensory_ memory _Short-term_memory stored briefly Holding tank _Long-term_memory Permanent Memory The capacity to preserve and recover information Involves _ Encoding _ _ Storage _ How memories are form

  • 42 Pages lecture 9-29
    Lecture 9-29

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    States of Consciousness Review from Thursday Auditory system Ear anatomy and pathway to brain Outer ear- middle ear- inner ear- cochleaauditory nerve- medial geniculate nucleus of the thalamus- auditory cortex Taste Olfaction Taste vs. flavor One stop, no

  • 27 Pages lecture 9-24
    Lecture 9-24

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Hearing The anatomy of the ear The auditory pathways of the brain The Anatomy of the Ear Designed to detect & transmit sound waves to the brain. Outer ear Middle ear Inner ear Outer Ear Pinna ear and ear lobe Auditory canal Middle Ear Thin membrane that v

  • 34 Pages Lecture 2
    Lecture 2

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Fall 2009 Structuralism First Psychology Laboratory: _ Immediate conscious experience An attempt to understand the mind by breaking it down into basic parts _ Fucntionalism _ _ What do people do & why do they do it? Behaviorism _ _ concentrates on observa

  • 33 Pages lecture 5
    Lecture 5

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY 120 September 8, 2009 Quiz #1 1. The part of the neuron that receives information from other neurons is called the soma. a. b. 2. True False Action potentials are all-or-none. a. b. 3. True False Which type of neuron is most numerous in your central n

  • 39 Pages lecture5
    Lecture5

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY 120 September 8, 2009 Quiz #1 1. The part of the neuron that receives information from other neurons is called the soma. a. b. 2. True False Action potentials are all-or-none. a. b. 3. True False Which type of neuron is most numerous in your central n

  • 41 Pages lectures 3&4
    Lectures 3&4

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Psychology 120 CH 3 What is Neuroscience? Neurons _ provide insulation _ sheath remove _& foreign bodies. _the size of the neurons, but about _ times as numerous. Terminal button Anatomy of neurons Dendrites Soma Axon Synapse Neurons _ Neurons Transmit me

  • 17 Pages Lectures 6 and 7
    Lectures 6 And 7

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Attachment in Infancy Attachments: Strong emotional ties formed to one or more intimate companions How does attachment start? Early attachment in humans Mary Ainsworth Strange situation study Temperament and Early Attachments Temperament: Temperament type

  • 15 Pages learning lecture 1 October 6 2009
    Learning Lecture 1 October 6 2009

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    PSY120 October 6, 2009 Review Consciousness Cocktail Party Phenomenon Automaticity Sleep and circadian rhythms Dreaming Wish fulfillment (Freud) Manifest, latent content Activation synthesis hypothesis Memory consolidation Sleep disorders Insom

  • 23 Pages LEARNING LECTURE 2 for students oct 8
    LEARNING LECTURE 2 For Students Oct 8

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Second order conditioning Established CS is used to condition a second neutral stimulus Blue square= CS Blue square= CS Metronome= US What is disgusting Rozin Classical Conditioning Operant Conditioning Procedure for studying how organisms learn about

  • 23 Pages LEARNING LECTURE 2 for students oct 8(1)
    LEARNING LECTURE 2 For Students Oct 8(1)

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Second order conditioning Established CS is used to condition a second neutral stimulus Blue square= CS Blue square= CS Metronome= US What is disgusting Rozin Classical Conditioning Operant Conditioning Procedure for studying how organisms learn about

  • 19 Pages lecture 9-22
    Lecture 9-22

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    Sensation and Perception Why? How the world enters the mind _Sensation_: message brain receives from stimulation of a sensory receptor _Perception_ set of cognitive processes used to interpret messages received through our senses Psychophysics The systema

  • 2 Pages Evaluation oral 2
    Evaluation Oral 2

    School: Purdue

    Course: Elementary Psychology

    FR 202 Evaluation Orale 2 Automne 2010 Dans un groupe de trois ou quatre, vous allez dvelopper un petit sketch que vous allez prsenter la classe. Utilisez votre imagination et parlez avec votre professeur de votre ide (par exemple, un dbat politique, une

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