have an advanced degree in psychology (master's degree, PhD, or PsyD), with a specialty in understanding and helping people with psychological problems.
Herman Ebbinghaus and CVC’s
-studied memory for CVC’s (Consonant-Vowel-Consonant) -He found the longer he waited before asking them to recall how many they could remember, they could recall more -But if he gave them the list, the longer he waited, the less they could recall (exponential decay curve)
the position that psychology should concern itself only with what people and other animals do, and the circumstances in which they do it.
a Harvard graduate student, who began training cats by placing them in a puzzle box from which they could escape by pressing a lever, pulling a string, or tilting a pole. The cats in the experiment learned by trial and error.
a careful examination of what happens under more or less natural conditions.
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
I learned a lot of interesting things about psychology that have aided me in daily life!
The teacher was amazing and very entertaining. I learned a range of topics, all of them related to behavior and thought processes
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