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Psychology 2A - What is Research?
sample
naturalistic observation
survey
longitudinal study
A select group of participants out of the total number availa…
Observation of people or animals in their natural setting wit…
Method of collecting information by asking individuals a fixe…
Data is collected about individuals over a span of years
sample
A select group of participants out of the total number availa…
naturalistic observation
Observation of people or animals in their natural setting wit…
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Unit #1 - What is Psychology & Research Methods
Forensic Psychologist
Counseling psychologist
Organizational-Industrial Psychologist…
School Psychologist
Type of psychologist that connects the field of psychology an…
Focus on the emotional, social, educational, and developmenta…
Psychologist who study employee's, work... environment, organiza…
Psychologist who is aiding children and youth with... academics,…
Forensic Psychologist
Type of psychologist that connects the field of psychology an…
Counseling psychologist
Focus on the emotional, social, educational, and developmenta…
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RESEARCH METHODS + "WHAT IS PSYCHOLOGY"
Define Psychology
Empirical Evidence
DV
IV
The scientific study of behaviour and mental processes in Hum…
Information which can be tested and verified through experime…
The dependent variable. The variable that is being measured.
The independent variable. The variable of interest which is s…
Define Psychology
The scientific study of behaviour and mental processes in Hum…
Empirical Evidence
Information which can be tested and verified through experime…
Understanding Psychology 2.1 What Is Research?
sample
naturalistic observation
case study
survey
the small group of participants, our of the total number avai…
research method in which the psychologist observes the subjec…
research method that involves an intensive investigation of o…
research method in which information is obtained by asking ma…
sample
the small group of participants, our of the total number avai…
naturalistic observation
research method in which the psychologist observes the subjec…
PSYCH what is psychology and research methods
researchers want to derive facts based…
researchers abide by (what method)
scientific method is based on
this is methods of research
scientific research
scientific method
empirical data
methodology
researchers want to derive facts based…
scientific research
researchers abide by (what method)
scientific method
Pysch: what is psychology? Research Methods
Pyschology
Research types
External factors effect
Internal factors effect
The science of behavior and mental processes
Biological... Cognitive... Behavioral... Sociocultural
Behavioral... Sociocultural
Biological ... Cognitive
Pyschology
The science of behavior and mental processes
Research types
Biological... Cognitive... Behavioral... Sociocultural
What is Psychology?
psychology
behavior
cognitive activities
psychological constructs
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action that people can observe or measure
mental processes including dreams, perceptions, thoughts, and…
what researchers might use to talk about something we cannot…
psychology
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action that people can observe or measure
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Psychology | What is Psychology?
Wundt
Introspection
Structuralism
Structuralism
Launched psychology as a science (1879)
"Look at this object and carefully report what you see" repre…
Introspectionist disagreements, and imageless thoughts are pr…
What school of thought emphasized importance of systematic ob…
Wundt
Launched psychology as a science (1879)
Introspection
"Look at this object and carefully report what you see" repre…
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Psychology-What is psychology?
Psychologist
Psychiatrist
Confidentiality
Informed Consent
An expert or specialist in psychology
A medical practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and trea…
Set of rules or a promise that limits access or places restri…
Participants should not take part in any psychological resear…
Psychologist
An expert or specialist in psychology
Psychiatrist
A medical practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and trea…
21 terms
What is psychology
Psychology
Libido
Psychiatry
Wilhelm Wundt
The scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
Storehouse for sexual and aggressive energy functions with th…
The medical specialty used to diagnose and medicate illnesses
The father of modern day psychology started the school of int…
Psychology
The scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
Libido
Storehouse for sexual and aggressive energy functions with th…
Psychology (What is Psychology?)
Psychology
Psychiatrist
Psychologist
Pseudo-Psychology
Includes not only mental processes but also behaviors.
holds MD degrees and in addition, have specialized training i…
usually hold doctoral degrees, their training is not usually…
Unsupported psychological beliefs masquerading as scientific…
Psychology
Includes not only mental processes but also behaviors.
Psychiatrist
holds MD degrees and in addition, have specialized training i…
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalysis
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Early school of psych which emphasized studying the most basi…
Earl school of psych which emphasized studying the purpose or…
Personality theory and form of psychotherapy which emphasizes…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Structuralism
Early school of psych which emphasized studying the most basi…
22 terms
What is Psychology?
psychology
behavior
cognitive activity
theory
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
observable and measurable actions of people and animals
private, unobservable mental processes such as sensation, per…
a set of assumptions about why something is the way it is and…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
behavior
observable and measurable actions of people and animals
14 terms
What is psychology
Psychology
Behaviour
Mind
Psychologist
Is the scientific study of behaviour and the mind
Refers yto any observable action made by a living person or a…
Refers to the experiences or mental processes that occur with…
Is someone who practices psychology, the scientific study of…
Psychology
Is the scientific study of behaviour and the mind
Behaviour
Refers yto any observable action made by a living person or a…
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Psychology Unit 1: Intro & Research (Chapter 1: What is Psychology?)
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive Activities
Psychological Constructs
the scientific study of behavior & mental processes.
any action that people can observe or measure.
private, unmeasurable mental processes such as dreams, percep…
theoretical entities or concepts, that enable one to discuss…
Psychology
the scientific study of behavior & mental processes.
Behavior
any action that people can observe or measure.
Psychology and Research Methods and Statistics: Section 1 (What is Research?)
Sample
Naturalistic observation
Case study
Survey
Small group of participants, out of the total number availabl…
Research method in which the psychologist observes the subjec…
Research method that involves an intense investigation of one…
Research method in which information is obtained by asking ma…
Sample
Small group of participants, out of the total number availabl…
Naturalistic observation
Research method in which the psychologist observes the subjec…
Psychology- what is psychology
The scientific method
Ethics
Ethical codes
Ethic guidelines
It follows a set of procedures for collecting and interpretin…
moral principles and standards that guide individuals to dist…
are standards of conduct or rules of behaviour adopted by var…
Informed Consent:... - participants must give informed consent i…
The scientific method
It follows a set of procedures for collecting and interpretin…
Ethics
moral principles and standards that guide individuals to dist…
18 terms
What is Psychology
Psychology is
Mind:
Behavior:
Goals of Psych
The study of behavior and the mind
Unobservable mental processes like thoughts and feelings
observable actions
Description, explanation, prediction, controlling behavior, i…
Psychology is
The study of behavior and the mind
Mind:
Unobservable mental processes like thoughts and feelings
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Vocabulary -- What is Psychology?
psychology = psyche + logos... psyche =…
psychologist
Psychomythology... psyche = mind, soul o…
psychiatrist
A science that studies behaviour and mental processes of huma…
someone who practises psychology
Misinformation, myths and misconceptions about psychology tha…
a medical specialist who focuses on the disgnosis and treatme…
psychology = psyche + logos... psyche =…
A science that studies behaviour and mental processes of huma…
psychologist
someone who practises psychology
What is Psychology?
psychology
behavior
cognitive processes
constructs
Study of behavior and cognitive processes.... Julie is studying…
An action that can be observed or measured.... Sleeping is a beh…
Private, unobservable mental processes.... Thinking and dreaming…
Complex theoretical concepts used to discuss something that c…
psychology
Study of behavior and cognitive processes.... Julie is studying…
behavior
An action that can be observed or measured.... Sleeping is a beh…
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What is Psychology and How do Psychologists do Research?
Psychology
Empirical
Functionalism
Structuralism
The discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes a…
Information derived for experiment, measurement, and observat…
Asking the "why" and "how" about behavior instead of "what".
Examining the reactions/emotions/behaviors of an individual a…
Psychology
The discipline concerned with behavior and mental processes a…
Empirical
Information derived for experiment, measurement, and observat…
What is psychology
Psychology
Pseudoscience
Joseph Gall
Phrenology
The disciplined concern with behavior and mental processes an…
Fortune telling, numerology, graphology - handwriting analysi…
Austrian physician created phrenology and wrote a book on the…
Phrenology is the belief that the brain is broken into 27 dif…
Psychology
The disciplined concern with behavior and mental processes an…
Pseudoscience
Fortune telling, numerology, graphology - handwriting analysi…
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Prologue: What is Psychology?
Psyche
Logos
Psychology
Behavior
"Soul" or "mind"
The study of a subject
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Anything an organism does that is directly observable
Psyche
"Soul" or "mind"
Logos
The study of a subject
What is Psychology?
Psychology
levels of analysis
multiply determined
individual differences
Study of the mind, brain, and behavior
divisions of psychology where the lower levels are tied to bi…
caused by many factors
variations among people in their thinking, emotion, personali…
Psychology
Study of the mind, brain, and behavior
levels of analysis
divisions of psychology where the lower levels are tied to bi…
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AP Psychology/ what is psychology
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
behaviorism
the view that knowledge comes from experience
the use of introspection to reveal the structure of the human…
explores how mental and behavioral processes function and how…
the idea that psychology should be an objective science that…
empiricism
the view that knowledge comes from experience
structuralism
the use of introspection to reveal the structure of the human…
What is Psychology and Conciousness
psychology
behavior
cognitive activities
clinical psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action people can observe or measure
mental processes like dreams, emotions, etc.
help people with psychological problems, largest field
psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action people can observe or measure
What is psychology?
Social Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
The Ethonologist.
Clinical Psychology
Interactions among People.
Acquisition of knowledge.
Is Who studies animal's behavior.
Focus on diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders.
Social Psychology
Interactions among People.
Cognitive Psychology
Acquisition of knowledge.
21 terms
Psychology 101-What is Psychology?
Psychology
Sciences are..
Objectivity
Reproductivity
Science of behavior and mental processes
Observational (empirical)
Property of scientific observation
Ability of entire study to be reproduced either by researcher…
Psychology
Science of behavior and mental processes
Sciences are..
Observational (empirical)
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Psychology 1000: What is Psychology?
William Wundt
Titchener
Concept of Structuralism
James
Father of modern psychology, had first psych lab
Structuralism, used introspection
The structure of thought
Fundamentalism
William Wundt
Father of modern psychology, had first psych lab
Titchener
Structuralism, used introspection
32 terms
What is Psychology
Behavioral neuroscience
psychobiology
cognitive psychology
behavioral economics
understanding how the nervous system gives rise to mental and…
application of the principles of biology to the study of phys…
understanding fundamental mental processes like learning, mem…
a method of economic analysis that applies psychological insi…
Behavioral neuroscience
understanding how the nervous system gives rise to mental and…
psychobiology
application of the principles of biology to the study of phys…
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Psychology (what is in the brain?)
CT (computerized axial tomography)
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
PET (Positron Emission Tomography Scan)
(Structure)... Series of x rays take. From different angles to r…
(structure)... Use magnetic radio waves to produce computer gene…
(Function)... Amplified recording of waves of electrical activity
(Function) Visual display of brain activity through injected…
CT (computerized axial tomography)
(Structure)... Series of x rays take. From different angles to r…
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
(structure)... Use magnetic radio waves to produce computer gene…
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What is Psychology?
psychology
behavior
cognitive activities
psychological constructs
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action that people can observe or measure
mental processes including dreams, perceptions, thoughts, and…
what researchers might use to talk about something we cannot…
psychology
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action that people can observe or measure
What Good Is Psychology?
psychology
behavioral psychology
biological basis
biomedical model
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
The branch of psychology concerned with human behavior and th…
The processes in your body's cells that allow every thought,…
The perspective of psychology concerned with the biological b…
psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
behavioral psychology
The branch of psychology concerned with human behavior and th…
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Key Vocabulary - What is Psychology?
Psychology
Theory
Scientific
Method
Scientific study of behaviour and mental processes
A set of assumptions used to explain phenomena and offered fo…
A systematic approach used in scientific study that typically…
A defined, repeatable approach to address a particular type o…
Psychology
Scientific study of behaviour and mental processes
Theory
A set of assumptions used to explain phenomena and offered fo…
57 terms
Psychology Chapter 1: What is Psychology
psychology
theory
Wilhelm Wundt
structuralism
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
explanation of why and how a behavior occurs
Established the first psychology laboratory; questioned what…
Wundt's view that mental experiences were created by differen…
psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
theory
explanation of why and how a behavior occurs
What is psychology?
Hindsight bias
Psychology
Behavior
Mental processes
Finding that something has happened that now seems inevitable
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Observable quantifiable reactions to stimuli
Cognitive functions that allow for human introspection (memor…
Hindsight bias
Finding that something has happened that now seems inevitable
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
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What is Psychology?
Biopsychologist
Clinical Psychologist
Clinical Social Worker
Cognition
branch of psychology that analyzes how the brain and neurotra…
broad branch of psychology that focuses on diagnosing and tre…
healthcare profession based on theories and methods of preven…
the mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and under…
Biopsychologist
branch of psychology that analyzes how the brain and neurotra…
Clinical Psychologist
broad branch of psychology that focuses on diagnosing and tre…
What is Contemporary Psychology?
Nature-Nurture Issue
Natural Selection
levels of analysis
Biopsychosocial Approach
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
the principle that among the range of inherited trait variati…
the differing complementary views, from biological to psychol…
an integrated approach that incorporates biological to psycho…
Nature-Nurture Issue
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
Natural Selection
the principle that among the range of inherited trait variati…
7 terms
What is Psychology?
Psychology
science
behaviour
mind
is the science of behaviour and the mind.
systematic collection and logical analysis of objectively obs…
observable actions.
subjective experiences. (sensations, perceptions, memories, t…
Psychology
is the science of behaviour and the mind.
science
systematic collection and logical analysis of objectively obs…
31 terms
What is Psychology
Theory
Structuralism
Survey
B.F Skinner
A statement that attempts to explain why things are the way t…
School of psychology that is concerned with discovering the b…
A research method in which psychologists collect data by aski…
Psychologist who introduced the concept of reinforcement
Theory
A statement that attempts to explain why things are the way t…
Structuralism
School of psychology that is concerned with discovering the b…
24 terms
What is psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive activities
Survey
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Any action that people can observe or measure
Private mental processes, such as thoughts and memories
A research method in which psychologists collect data any ask…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Any action that people can observe or measure
57 terms
Psychology Chapter 1: What is Psychology
psychology
theory
Wilhelm Wundt
structuralism
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
explanation of why and how a behavior occurs
Established the first psychology laboratory; questioned what…
Wundt's view that mental experiences were created by differen…
psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
theory
explanation of why and how a behavior occurs
what is psychology?
case study
evolutionary psychology
culture
correlational research
intensive description and analysis of single individual or a…
an approach and subfield of psychology concerned with the ori…
the tangible goods produced in society, and the values, attit…
research technique based on the natural occuring relationship…
case study
intensive description and analysis of single individual or a…
evolutionary psychology
an approach and subfield of psychology concerned with the ori…
10 terms
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive Activities
Survey
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Any action that people can observe or measure
Private mental processes, such as thoughts and memories
A research method in which psychologists collect data by aski…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Any action that people can observe or measure
What is Psychology
Psychology
Behaviour
Mental Processes
A Behaviour is
The scientific study of Behaviour and Mental Processes.
Observable actions made by a living person.
A persons individual thoughts and feelings that are Personal…
Writing, walking, talking
Psychology
The scientific study of Behaviour and Mental Processes.
Behaviour
Observable actions made by a living person.
1. What is Psychology?
psychology
science
behavior
mental processes
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
The use of systematic methods to observe the natural world, i…
Everything we do that can be directly observed
The thoughts, feelings, and motives that each of us experienc…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
science
The use of systematic methods to observe the natural world, i…
8 terms
What is Social psychology?
social psychology
Goal of social psychology
The what:
The why:
The scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
-Answers fundamental questions about human nature
-What people actually think, feel, and do in given situations…
-why do people do what they do... -internal and external proces…
social psychology
The scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
Goal of social psychology
-Answers fundamental questions about human nature
9 terms
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive processes
Constructs
Study of behavior and cognitive processes
An action that can be observed or measured
Private, unobservable, mental processes
Complex theoretical concepts used to discuss something that c…
Psychology
Study of behavior and cognitive processes
Behavior
An action that can be observed or measured
25 terms
What is Psychology?
Structuralism
Funtionalism
Behaviorism
humanistic psychology
an early school of psychology that used self-reflection or in…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The school of thought that stresses psychology be based on ob…
Historically significant perspective that emphasized importan…
Structuralism
an early school of psychology that used self-reflection or in…
Funtionalism
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
25 terms
What is Psychology
psychology
behavior
mental processes
latent construct is..
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
any action that is observable
perceptions, thoughts, and feelings
not directly observable
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action that is observable
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