Psych 202 1st Exam Outline

Psych 202 1st Exam Outline - neuron genes synapse...

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Our first exam is coming soon! NOTE THAT THIS LIST IS NOT EXHAUSTIVE!! However, you should at least be familiar with these topics and individuals. What is Psychology Wundt James Watson Skinner Freud functionalism structuralism behaviorism psychoanalytic theory cognitive approaches biological approaches information processing cross cultural approaches evolutionary explanations You will not be responsible for knowing all of the subfields of psychology listed in the text, nor do you need to know all of the careers in psychology Research Methods theory hypothesis goals of psychological research questionnaires case studies observation statistics - descriptive and inferential representative sample population interviews correlation sample independent and dependent variables random sampling random assignment survey single and double blind procedures naturalistic observation
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experiment ethics in research when things go wrong The Brain
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Unformatted text preview: neuron genes synapse neurotransmitters action potential graded potential agonists and antagonists somatic nervous system autonomic nervous system glial cells For Brain structures, know what is written in the text for each structure structure and function of the hindbrain structure and function of the midbrain structure and function of the forebrain lobes of the brain limbic system neocortex (cortex) corpus callosum MRI EEG PET CAT Broca Wernicke You do not need to know the different glands in the endocrine system, though you do need to know what is the "master gland" Behavioral genetics will not be on the exam States of Consciousness stages of sleep characteristics of each stage why we sleep Dreams The function of dreams Freud Hobson & McCarley Hypnosis drugs - know Alcohol, Hallucinogens, You do not need to know all of the street names of the different drugs Meditation will not be on the exam...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course PSY 202 taught by Professor Henriques during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin.

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