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Lecture 2

PS101 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Sq3R, Personality Test, Psychometrics


Department
Psychology
Course Code
PS101
Professor
Don Morgenson
Lecture
2

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Psychology as a Profession
Applied Psychology:
- Practical services to the public!
- Solving everyday problems (school, industrial, counselling)
Clinical Psychology:!
- Diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders - Became
popular after WWII; Army Vets!
- Challenging and rewarding!
Psychiatrists:!
- Take medical approach
Psychologists:!
-Take non-medical approach
Research Methods:
- "Developmental Psychology: Human development across
lifespan !
- "Social Psychology: Role of social forces on behaviour; Attitude
formation/ change, conformity, !
group behaviour !
- "Experimental Psychology: Perception, learning, conditioning,
traditional topics !
- "Physiological Psychology: Genetic factors on behaviour+ role
of brain, body systems/ !
chemicals in regulation of behaviour !
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