Professor Jose Donis
1. What is the objective of this assignment?
Object: The objectives of these assignments will focus on:
Historical-Learning Outcome #5: The student will be able to demonstrate knowledge of diverse
The stimuli energies that impinge directly on sensory receptors.
Stimuli that lie in the distance.
The illusion of movement created by presenting visual stimuli in
design a PowerPoint presentation that highlights and describes the seven major psychological perspectives and
List of Perspectives and Personages to be Covered in your Project
1. Structuralism- a method of interpretation and analy
Wilhelm Wundt and Structuralism
'Structuralism': The First Paradigm in Psychology
paradigm: an agreement within a discipline defining the subject matter to be
studied and the correct methods for studying it.
The Founder of Experimental Psychology: Wilhelm
1. Understanding that modern psychology was created in the 1870s, describe the progression (and
regression, at certain times) of ideas, knowledge, and philosophies regarding human behavior
that arose prior to this time period, from the Greek p
Sensation is when sense organs are stimulated
Perception is when you select, organize, and interpret the sensory input
Ex: when looking at a tree, your eyes sense the light reflecting of the tree and you perceive is a vision of
Psychophysics is the