Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Psych 110: Post-Midterm Lecture Notes
Week 6: Tuesday
- Last Lecture:
- fear as pavlovian conditioned phenomenon
- central motive state
connected to a lot of responses
CSs associated with aversive things (like electric shock)
Monday, March 13, 2017
PhySci 5:Final Study Guide
Chapter 5: Cardiovascular System:
- Anatomy of the heart
- 4 chambers
the two superior chambers consist of the right and left atria (receiving
- The atria are separated by a thin sept
Chapter 5Instrumental Conditioning: Foundations
Analysis of learning situations in which the stimuli an organism encounters are a result or
consequence of its behavior
o Behavior is goal-directed or inst
Chapter 4Classical Conditioning: Mechanisms
What Makes Effective Conditioned and Unconditioned Stimuli?
Initial Responses to the Stimuli
o CS doesnt elicit response initially, but as a result of becoming associa
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Phy Sci 5 Notes
Lecture 1: What is a Healthful Diet?
- What is nutrition?
a science of food as it relates to health and diseases
health = absence of diseases
we are interested in how food is digested. long journey through di
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Phy Sci 5 Midterm Study Guide
Chapter 1: What is a healthful diet?
- Nutrition vs. Food
Nutrition: describes the science of food and its relation to health and diseases
Food: refers to the plants and animals we consume
Chapter 6Schedules of Reinforcement and Choice Behavior
Schedule of reinforcementa program or rule that determines which occurrence of a response
is followed by the reinforcer
o Reinforcement schedules t
Chapter 9Extinction of Conditioned Behavior
Extinctionomitting the US or reinforcer
o The behavior change is the reverse of what was observed in acquisitionFALSE
The loss of conditioned behavior is not
Chapter 7Instrumental Conditioning: Motivational Mechanisms
People perform instrumental responses bcz they are motivated to obtain the goal or reinforcer
Motivation of instrumental behavior
Thursday, February 2, 2017
All are organic except for water and minerals
know DRI numbers
20-35% should come from lipid. know AMDR- specific for macromolecules
dont need to know vitmain numbers
Ch. 3- Muscles
muscle cells h
Video Gaming and Faces
a. The purpose of this experiment is to explore the impact of video games and
its impact on ones ability to read facial expressions.
b. I am doing this experiment to dis
Psychology Emotion Notes
In order to understand human behavior we must understand
_ is the diagram that splits emotions into eight
Most researches use _ criteria to identify primary emotions.
_ emotions are those that are
1. Society defines abnormal behavior as something that strays from societal norms. The
individual defines abnormal behavior as something they are unaccustomed too, and
professionals define abnormal behavior as either maladaptive life functioning or seriou
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
Page 1 of 3
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