SG1 - Psychology 120 Study Guide Exam #1 Chapters 1, 2, 3,...

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Psychology 120 Study Guide Exam #1 Chapters 1, 2, 3, and 4 Professor LeBreton Understand the basic tenets of “structuralism” and “functionalism” and who founded each viewpoint. Understand the basic tenets of the modern schools of thought in psychology (biological, cognitive, etc.). Understand the various types of modern psychologists (applied, research, clinical). Understand the basic steps in the scientific method. Understand the concept of an operational definition. Understand the concept of a representative sample. Understand the concept of correlational studies. Understand how to interpret a correlation coefficient. Understand concept of the experimental method and the terms associated with it (IV, DV etc.) Distinguish between an experiment and a quasi-experiment. Understand what a “measure of central tendency” is (ex. mean, median and mode). Understand what a measure of “variability”. What are the parts of the neuron?
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SG1 - Psychology 120 Study Guide Exam #1 Chapters 1, 2, 3,...

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