The scientific study of people who suffer
mental, emotional, and often physical pain
as a result of psychopathology.
Theories and Treatments
Social and Emotional Development
Controversy: is there a critical period for
other aspects of language in humans?
We cant do experimental studies!
Genie The wild child
Isolated & abused - age 20 mos to 13 yrs
When found she had no language
Part 2 of Intro to Psychology
Turn in your paper draft to your IA
Papers will be considered late if turned in once the lecture
My Goals and Yours
I hope to engage you with
An inner state that energizes people
toward the fulfillment of a goal.
Drive Theory physiological needs
arouse tension that motivates people to
satisfy the need (reduce tension).
(Hull, 1943, 1952).
The study of how individuals think, feel, and
behave in social situations.
The process of evaluating and knowing other
Impression Formation Process
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Tips on Citing References
APA Reference Style
Lightfoot, C., Cole, M., & Cole, S. R. (2009). The Development of Children (7th ed.). New York: Worth
Spelke, E. S. (2000). Core knowledge. American Psychologist, 55, 1233-1243. doi: 10.1037
PSYC 1 Lecture 1
Inner state that energizes people toward the fulfillment of a goal
Something inside propelling you towards the successful completion of a goal
We override instincts all the time, so instinct is not always the
Lecture 2 PSYC 1
The study of how individuals think, feel, and behave in social situations
What do people do, on average, in the context of a social setting?
Process of evaluating and knowing other
PSYCHOLOGY 1 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 1:45 pm
Humanities Lecture Hall 206
OVERVIEW AND AIMS
Psychology is the scientific study of behavior, emotion, and mental and social processes. This
course is designed as a broad o
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Exam 1 Review!
Psych 1 IA Team
October 23, 2012
What is Psychology
Sensation and Perception
Consciousness and Sleep
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Psychology 1: Introduction to Psychology
EXAM 3 (Final Exam) STUDY GUIDE
Exam 3 (Tuesday, 12/13/12, 12-3 pm) is 50 multiple choice questions, worth two points each. If you know the
information on this study guide, you will be well pr
Psych 1: Introduction to Psychology
Exam #2 Study Guide
Note: The exam will consist of 50 Multiple Choice questions about 10 from each lecture topic and
associated reading; approximately half from lecture and half from the book. This study guide provides
APA Citations Handout
I. References in the text
In the text of your paper, you should use the following APA guidelines for the citation of
1. If you are paraphrasing any general idea from a source, you must cite the author(s) and year at