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PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Stanford Prison Experiment, Likert Scale, Factor Analysis
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Week 4 Tuesday September 25 th Research Ethics Ensuring Human Dignity Respect for persons Concern for welfare Justice Non-Human Animals Three Rs o Replacement with computer models o Reduction of animals o Refinement of tec...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Convergent Validity, Criterion Validity, Discriminant Validity
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Week 5 Tuesday October 2 nd Validity A reliable measure is useless unless valid Establishing validity of abstract constructs can be a lengthy process Subjective Assessment of validity 1. Face validity is this a plausible m...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Loaded Question, Likert Scale, Hindsight Bias
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3RM3 Week 6- Tuesday October 16 th Wording o Leading questions o Confirming your hypothesis through questions o Sway peoples decisions o Avoiding; pilot surveys neutral words pretest o Loaded question o Force participants ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Jane Goodall, Habituation, Causal Inference
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Week 7 3RM3 Thursday October 25 Friday October 26 th Observational Research Basic Characteristics Get some sort of representative set of behavioral observations that represent how people or animals behave naturally, no in...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Facilitated Communication
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Research Methods 3RM3 Thursday September 6 th Lecture 1 Empiricism Rationalists: Base knowledge and theory on logical reasoning Empiricism: Gain knowledge by observing o Strive to change existing framework Systematic empir...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Convergent Validity, Criterion Validity, Discriminant Validity
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Week 5 Tuesday October 2 nd Validity A reliable measure is useless unless valid Establishing validity of abstract constructs can be a lengthy process Subjective Assessment of validity 1. Face validity is this a plausible m...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Statistical Conclusion Validity, Construct Validity, Ecological Validity
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Week 3 September 18 th Assessing Research Claims Ex. 30 unrelated baby rats; runs them through a maze as adults, goal to find food reward; bred smart/dull rats separately; Converging results (number of mist...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Facilitated Communication
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Research Methods 3RM3 Thursday September 6 th Lecture 1 Empiricism Rationalists: Base knowledge and theory on logical reasoning Empiricism: Gain knowledge by observing o Strive to change existi...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 3RM3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Cherry Picking, Availability Heuristic, Extraversion And Introversion
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3RM3 Week 2 Tuesday September 11 th Intuition Availability heuristic o Death by fire/falling People assume fire is more dangerous/falling more common and you do ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 3RM3
Ostovich
PNB 2XC3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Whooping Crane, Fly Away Home, Drosophila Melanogaster

Lecture 1 September 10 Exercise: mark X-Y coordinates and draw a graph describing the proportion of runs a snowboarder glides without falling from experience from novice to expert Red line is unrealistic, blue ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XC3
Dr. Reuven Dukas
PNB 2XC3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Blind Experiment, Confirmation Bias, Selective Breeding

Lecture 2 September 17 Curve = relatively little improvement in the beginning, then gets better The link between testosterone and paternal care in male gerbils discussed in the textbook suggests that the males ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XC3
Dr. Reuven Dukas
PNB 2XB3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Voltage-Gated Potassium Channel, Voltage-Gated Ion Channel, Theodor Schwann

Lecture 3 September 18 Action potential conduction o How it moves down the axon Synaptic transmission o How neurotransmitters cross the gap of the synaptic membrane 1. a) Leak K+ channels are ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XB3
Dr. Daniel Goldreich
PNB 2XB3 Lecture 1: PNB 2XB3 - Lecture 1 Notes

Lecture 1 September 4 Neuroscience: study of the cell biology of individual neurons and nervous systems (many diff. types) Neuron is a cell Channels are important due to ion channels (allows charged particles to cross the ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XB3
Dr. Daniel Goldreich
PNB 2XB3 Lecture 2: PNB 2XB3 - Lecture 2 Notes

Lecture 2 September 11 Leap year = 365.25 days (9 month37 generations) (4 weeks 1 month) = 1 wk. generation Exponential growth o Croissant 729 layers in the croissant o Chess man who wanted 2^(n1) of grain Not enough space...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XB3
Dr. Daniel Goldreich
PNB 2XA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Emergency Vehicle Lighting, Edge Detection, David H. Hubel

Lecture 5 Wednesday September 12 2 steps taking place taking in info and making interpretations Tolman and Honzik Rats latent learning is more powerful than reward training o The rats that were rewarded ...

Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour
PNB 2XA3
Dr. Ellen MacLellan
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Sacral Plexus, Lumbar Plexus, Sympathetic Ganglion

pe rm a ch ar ts MT Spinal Cord 2nd EDITION Figure ...

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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Viral Meningitis, Epidural Hematoma, Meningococcal Disease

p er m a ch a rts MT NNervous System Disorders 2nd EDITION ...

ANAT - Anatomy
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Acute Stress Reaction, Abnormal Psychology, Conversion Disorder

permacharts MT Abnormal Psychology 2nd EDITION INTRODUCTION ...

Psychology
PSYC90H3
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Operant Conditioning Chamber, Sigmund Freud, Classical Conditioning

permacharts MT College Psychology College Psychology 2nd EDITION ...

Psychology
PSYC90H3
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Penis Envy, Anal Retentiveness, Castration Anxiety

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PSYC90H3
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