Study Guide Final Exam

Study Guide Final Exam - Introduction to Psychology Study...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Introduction to Psychology Study Guide Final Exam (Cumulative Portion) Chapter 1: What is Psychology? Overview of schools of thought (Structuralism, Functionalism, Psychoanalysis, Behaviorism, Humanism) Define theory , hypothesis, and operational definition Research methods-- Observational-- Correlational (inc. understanding the correlation coefficient)-- Experimental (inc. IV/DV, control/exp group, random assignment) Ethical principles Chapter 2: Biological Influences Parts of the neuron (cell body, dendrites, axon, myelin sheath) Overview of neural transmission and synaptic transmission (i.e., understand the difference) Major divisions of the nervous system (know the general function of each) Four lobes of the cerebral cortex & the corpus callosum (know location & general function of each) Chapter 3: Sensation & Perception Definition of sensation vs. perception Vision-- Basic structure & function (e.g., cornea, pupil, iris, lens, retina) -- Understand function of rods & cones...
View Full Document

Page1 / 2

Study Guide Final Exam - Introduction to Psychology Study...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online