Polylearn will have grades
Study website: http:/cola.calpoly.edu/course/psy202
1. Research Methods:
i. Not necessarily cause and effect
ii. Positive and negative relationship
b. The Experiment: Cause and Effect
i. Basic Idea
Bio Psych: The Brain
a. Weight: Less than 1lb. to 3 lbs.
Memory cells are missing when you are born. Childhood amnesia, you forget
everything you did prior to being about 3 years old
b. Neurons: close to a trillion, 10,000 connections
1. What is Psych? The science that just tries to figure out why people act the way they do.
a. What my mother believes
i. unemployed and work with crazy people
b. The textbook definition
c. Why people act the way they do
i. It is a question, trying to
1. Pseudoscience is BS and like fake psychology. Pseudoscience promises quick fixes to lifes
problems, such as reliving the supposed trauma of birth to resolve your current unhappiness.
Serious psychology is more complex, more informative, and is more hel