What is research?
What is a theory?
What is a correlational research? Experimental research? Ex: naturalistic…
Control groups? Population? Variables and their functions? (independent, dependent,
Pavlov’s dog (classical conditioning, the variables, stimulus generalization and
Definition of fetal stage? Prenatal stage/ embr yonic/ zygote/ fetal
Consciousness- Awareness of environment.
Sleep stages: REM (rapid eye movement-semiparalysis, dream, sexual stimulations)
Hypnosis- Hypnotic induction. What is daydreaming?
Circadian rhythm: bodies biological clock
Erik Erikson- 2 stages: intimacy vs. isolation
Drugs: Ritalin, marijuana, alcohol, nicotine, cocaine, and maybe lsd
Know the classifications!
Freud-his theory of personality, ego, superego, id
Psychosexual stages: oral, anal, phallic, latency, genital
Repression, suppression, denial, rationalization, fixation, regression,
All psychological disorders. Skinner- Operant conditioning: reinforcement