PSYCHOLOGY DAY 5

PSYCHOLOGY DAY 5 - PSYCHOLOGY 1000: Beginning of Chapter 3...

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PSYCHOLOGY 1000: Beginning of Chapter 3 - You should have a link that says “ an instructor … like to register”. Pick your section. If not, there is a 1-800 number - Exam questions based on the last lecture o Correlational research allows researchers to… o The measure of central tendency that represent the most commonly occurring value in the data set is referred to as… o How do you find the mean, range, mode, median and variance - Structure of the nervous system o Peripheral nervous system (branches out from CNS to all parts of the body) Afferent pathways Efferent pathways Somatic (voluntary actions) Autonomic (involuntary actions) o Sympathetic (fight or flight) o Parasympathetic (maintains regular homeostasis) o Central - Biopsychology o Biological bases for our thoughts, feelings and behaviours - Neuropsychological tests o Measures of behaviour known to be effected by brain damage - Brain damage studies o Animal studies: brain damage is inflicted and then observed o Human studies: study of effects of damage following accidents/strokes - Stimulation techniques
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 1000 taught by Professor Fazakas-dehoog during the Spring '11 term at UWO.

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PSYCHOLOGY DAY 5 - PSYCHOLOGY 1000: Beginning of Chapter 3...

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