UNIT 1 OBJECTIVES - UNIT 1 OBJECTIVES Chapter 1 Learning...

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UNIT 1 OBJECTIVES Chapter 1 Learning Objectives 1) Define psychology a science. Explain why psychology is a science. 2) Describe how the biological perspective explain thoughts, feelings, and behavior. 3) Describe how the learning perspective approach understanding behavior. 4) Describe how the cognitive perspective explains behavior and mental processes. 5) Describe how the sociocultural perspective explains behavior and mental processes. 6) How does the psychodynamic perspective explain thoughts and behavior? 7) Identify the three major schools of thought associated with the history of psychology. 8) Explain the main differences between basic and applied psychology? 9) Identify three different types of psychologists and how they differ from one another in their training and background. 10) Describe the defining elements of descriptive research. Give an example of a case study, observational research, a psychological test, and a survey. 12) Compare and contrast positive and negative correlations.
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2011 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Erickahamilton during the Spring '11 term at Moraine Valley Community College.

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UNIT 1 OBJECTIVES - UNIT 1 OBJECTIVES Chapter 1 Learning...

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