{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Social Psychology study guide1

Social Psychology study guide1 - Social Psychology(Psy 240...

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Social Psychology (Psy 240) Study Guide This study guide is meant to assist you in studying for the exam and is not meant to be a complete list of topics covered. Thus, use this guide to help you focus your studies, but please also refer to your text and to your class notes for topics that may have been omitted from the study guide. Please note the following chapters from Myers will be included on the exam: Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4 Topics Be familiar with the definition of the terms as well has how to apply the various theories to real-life situations. Social psychology Differences between sociology and social psychology Areas of social psychology Hindsight bias Scientific research methods: theory, hypothesis, independent variable, dependent variable, random assignment, random sampling, etc. Be familiar with differences between correlational and experimental designs, including pros and cons of each. Construct validity, internal validity, external validity Demand characteristics, social desirability, response bias Laboratory vs. field research
Background image of page 1

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}