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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…
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
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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
36 terms
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
19 terms
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…
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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…
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…
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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.
9 terms
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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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
8 terms
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.
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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…
116 terms
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
80 terms
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…
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
22 terms
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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What is Personality? (psychology)
Freud
3 levels of consciousness
preconscious level
unconscious level
the impact of childhood on your adult life
conscious, preconscious, unconscious
you are usually not aware, but can bring them into your consc…
these impact your life, but you cannot bring them into your c…
Freud
the impact of childhood on your adult life
3 levels of consciousness
conscious, preconscious, unconscious
19 terms
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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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…
18 terms
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Mental processes
Four attitudes of the scientific appro…
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Everything we do that can be directly observed
The thoughts, feelings, and motivates that each of us experie…
Critical thinking, skepticism, objectivity, and curiosity
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Everything we do that can be directly observed
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)
44 terms
What is psychology ?
Psychology
Theory
Pure Research
Applied Research
The science that studies behavior and mental process.
A formulation of relationships underlying observed events.
Research conducted without concern for immediate applications.
Research conducted in an effort to find solutions to particul…
Psychology
The science that studies behavior and mental process.
Theory
A formulation of relationships underlying observed events.
77 terms
What is Psychology?
psychology
philosophy
purpose of psychology
describe
- the scientific study of behavior and mental processes... - fin…
- an organized system of thought, from the Greek for "love of…
- describe: stating what occurs (example: home many times som…
- one of purposes of psychology... - tell the facts, details... - d…
psychology
- the scientific study of behavior and mental processes... - fin…
philosophy
- an organized system of thought, from the Greek for "love of…
19 terms
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…
11 terms
What is psychology?
Psychology
dualism
monism
behavior
science of behavior or mental processes.
the idea taught by Hippocrates that the mind or soul is separ…
the idea taught by Aristotle that say that the mind and body…
anything that you do that is observable
Psychology
science of behavior or mental processes.
dualism
the idea taught by Hippocrates that the mind or soul is separ…
23 terms
What is Psychology
Psychology
Science
Scientific Theory
Systematic empircism
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
using systematic methods to observe the natural world, includ…
well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural…
structured observation and experience in a way that allows us…
Psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Science
using systematic methods to observe the natural world, includ…
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…
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…
26 terms
What is Psychology
3 levels of analysis
5 main challenges
Emic
Etic
Social/cultural... psychological... biological
Humans are unpredictable, actions multiply determined... Psychol…
collective
individualistic
3 levels of analysis
Social/cultural... psychological... biological
5 main challenges
Humans are unpredictable, actions multiply determined... Psychol…
12 terms
What is Psychology
Definition of VCE psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Sigmund Freud
The scientific study of behaviour and mental processes in hum…
STRUCTURALISM... (1832-1920)... Set up the first psychology lab... Tri…
FUNCTIONALISM... (1842-1910)... Focused on the function of behaviou…
PSYCHOANALYSIS ... In 1886, Freud started his own practise focus…
Definition of VCE psychology
The scientific study of behaviour and mental processes in hum…
Wilhelm Wundt
STRUCTURALISM... (1832-1920)... Set up the first psychology lab... Tri…
34 terms
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Science
Hypothesis
Observation
behavior and mental processes; how they are affected by a per…
an approach that is tied to actual measurement and observation
logical idea that can be tested
careful examination of the real world
Psychology
behavior and mental processes; how they are affected by a per…
Science
an approach that is tied to actual measurement and observation
8 terms
What is Psychology?
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalist
Experimental Psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
explore behavior and thinking with experiments; the study of…
Empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
35 terms
What is Psychology?
psyche
logos
whats the point of psychology?
psychology
mind or soul; the greeks thought the soul was up in your head…
the study of
we're curious why different people behave different ways; the…
scientific study of behavior and mental process; uses the sci…
psyche
mind or soul; the greeks thought the soul was up in your head…
logos
the study of
What is Psychology?
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how mental and behavio…
branch of psychology concerned with the scientific investigat…
Empiricism
the view that (a) knowledge comes from experience via the sen…
Structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
8 terms
AP Psychology: What is Psychology?
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Behaviorism
View that knowledge originated in experience and science shou…
Uses introspection to explore the structural elements of the…
How our mental and behavioral processes function - to adapt,…
Psychological an objective science that studies behavior with…
Empiricism
View that knowledge originated in experience and science shou…
Structuralism
Uses introspection to explore the structural elements of the…
What is Health Psychology?
Health Psychology
Health
Wellness
Etiology
Studies psychological influences on people
Complete state of physical, mental, and social well-being
optimum state of health
Origins of illness
Health Psychology
Studies psychological influences on people
Health
Complete state of physical, mental, and social well-being
14 terms
1 What is Psychology?
cognition
cross-cultural psychology
determinism
dualism
thought and knowledge
comparing the behaviors of people from two or more cultures
idea that everything has an observable cause
belief that mind is separate from brain but somehow controls…
cognition
thought and knowledge
cross-cultural psychology
comparing the behaviors of people from two or more cultures
40 terms
What is Psychology
psychology
social, individual, biological
hypothesis
pseudoscience
study of mind, brain, behavior
levels of explanation in psychology
testable prediction
ideas presented as science but do not utilize basic principles
psychology
study of mind, brain, behavior
social, individual, biological
levels of explanation in psychology
What is Psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive process
Constructs
study of behavior and cognitive processes
an action that can be observed or measured
private, unobservable mental process
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
14 terms
What is Social Psychology?
Definition of Social Psychology
Scientific Values
Accuracy
Objectivity
Scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and caus…
-Accuracy... -Objectivity (Unbiased)... -Skepticism... -Open-mindedness
Commitment to gathering and evaluating info about the world i…
Commitment to obtaining and evaluating such information in a…
Definition of Social Psychology
Scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and caus…
Scientific Values
-Accuracy... -Objectivity (Unbiased)... -Skepticism... -Open-mindedness
37 terms
What is Psychology & Methods
Psychology
Behavioral Perspective
Cognitive Perspective
Neuroscience
cientific study of mental processes & behaviors
all behavior is acquired; no nature - all nurture
mechanic understanding of each individual brain process
biological basis for mind & behavior
Psychology
cientific study of mental processes & behaviors
Behavioral Perspective
all behavior is acquired; no nature - all nurture
13 terms
What is Psychology
Psychology
structuralism
functionalism
biological
the science of mind (mental processes) and behavoir
basic elements of mental processes; specific sensations... Intro…
human interactions with the outside world... focus on naturalist…
heredity, the brain, nervous system
Psychology
the science of mind (mental processes) and behavoir
structuralism
basic elements of mental processes; specific sensations... Intro…
71 terms
What is Psychology
Psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalysis
Scientific study of human behavior & mental processes.
An early psychological approach that emphasized the analysis…
An early psychological approach that emphasized the function…
A method of psychotherapy which emphasizes unconscious motive…
Psychology
Scientific study of human behavior & mental processes.
Structuralism
An early psychological approach that emphasized the analysis…
64 terms
What is Psychology
Psychology
Behavioral
Mental Processes
Gesalt Psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
neutral view of human nature- early perspective... Watson, Skinn…
unobservable experiences and processes
the whole is greater than the sum of parts
Psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavioral
neutral view of human nature- early perspective... Watson, Skinn…
28 terms
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
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