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Psychology 1000- Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 196 pages long!)


Department
Psychology
Course Code
PSYCH 1000
Professor
Dr.Mike
Study Guide
Final

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Psychology 1000
Final EXAM
STUDY GUIDE

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clinical (43%) -> deals with heavy duty mental disorders
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counseling -> deal with every day problems (marriage/family counsellors)
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developmental -> process of what happens to you as you grow up -> brain
development/attachment
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educational -> process of education -> making education more effective
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experimental -> people do research on learning and memory/information
processing
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industrial/organizational (I/O) -> what works in the workplace -> employee
retention/selection
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personality -> try to come up with descriptions of personalities
(shy/friendly/withdrawn/etc.)
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school -> counsellors in school (mostly high school) settings -> handle in school
trauma
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social -> deal with 'normal' behaviour -> why people like/hate each other -> why
people act the way they do in groups
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TYPES OF PSYCHOLOGISTS
why do you pull your hand out of a fire? -> reflex arc -> he thought it was
animal spirits who sent the signal but its nerves
rene descartes -> he was a philosopher who looked at why people do what they
do
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how come my head is able to see some lights as brighter as others
his methods to measure senses is so good we still use them today
gustav frechner -> a philosopher who studied how many angels can you put on
the head of a pin and sensory abilites
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structuralist
wilhelm wundt -> the founder of psychology in 1879 **KNOW THIS
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wrote the first psych textbook
william james -> established a psych lab in 1880 and tried to claim he was the
founder of pyschology but hes not
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PIONEERS OF PSYCHOLOGY
lecture: what psychologists do & pioneers of psycholo
& common themes of psychology
Thursday,* September* 15,*2016
2:12*PM
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