Extra Credit Learning Assignment Due Friday 10/22 before the start of class Earn up to 3 extra credit points You can earn up to three extra credit points by writing a response to the Altoid experiment video clip from the TV show The Office (available to p
Exam I Study Questions 1. You are looking for a psychologist to help you cope with your depression. Dr. Lopez explains that your depression is the result of norepinephrine imbalances in your brain. Dr. Simms tells you that your depression is due to your t
EXAM 3 terms
Personality : individuals unique constellation of CONSISTENT behavioral traits ?statistical methods -factor analysis : correlations among many variables are analyzed to identify closely related clusters of variables -Big Five model :Neurotici
Exam 2 Study Guide
What is learning?
Learning: a relatively enduring change in behavior, resulting from experience
What are the three forms of non-associative learning we went over in class?
1.Nonassociative learning: learning about a single stimulu
Exam 1 Study Guide
What is psychological science?
-The study of mind, brain, and behavior.
What is the relation between the mind, the brain, and behavior?
o An explosive growth of knowledge in the cognitive sciences has begun to yield
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Psc 001, Section 1
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Using general rules to draw conclusions about
i.e., reasoning from one or more statements to
reach a logical conclusion
A = B, B = C,
therefore A = C
All cats are evil.
Fluffy is a cat,
Biology and Behavior
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The Foundations of Modern Psychology
The study of human behavior
People are intuitive psychologists
o We try to understand ourselves and predict the behavior of
Psychological science: the scientific study of mind, brain and behavi
Social psychology: scientific study of how other people influence our
thoughts, feelings, and behaviors
Other people can be real, imagined, or implied
Social psychologists emphasizes the power of the social situation
Introduction to Psychology psychologys relationship to philosophy epistemology: study of how we gain knowledge intuition authority rationalism empiricism : observation, experimentation combined with logical reasoning= scientific method objective reality:
PSC 1 Introductory Psychology Spring 2008 Final Exam Major Terms & Concepts
Understand the meaning of these terms and you will perform well on the final exam. Introduction to Psychology psychologys relationship to philosophy other epistemologies empiricis
Aleksandra Rozenberg 11/23/10 psych 1 Post Extra Credit: Ted video
1. I watched a ted video; the speaker was Matthieu Ricard on the habits of happiness. His 20 min presentation was about happiness (aka well being) and about quality of life. He himself is
PSY001-001 Ch. 4- Lecture Notes- Consciousness
Five chapters on Each Exam
5 questions from each chapter for the exam
-connecting concepts versus memorizing specifics
Ex. Design an experiment using a neuron.
-show videos and di