Psychology 1000 Study Guide - Final Guide: Circadian Rhythm, Sleep Deprivation, Subliminal Stimuli

934 views44 pages
Published on 21 Apr 2014
School
Western University
Department
Psychology
Course
Psychology 1000
Professor
Psych 1000
Winter 2012
WUCK
EXAMS
Study Guide
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 44 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in
WUCK
EXAMS.com
This guide is from
Questions?
Feedback?
Love letters?
Talk to us at hello@wuckexams.com
This guide is intended for supplementary purposes only. Reading this is no
substitute for going to class and reading the book. We hope we can help
you as much as possible, but your grades are your responsibility.
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 44 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in
SENSATION & PERCEPTION CHAPTER 5 4
The Basics 4
Psychophysics 4
Visual System 6
Hearing 9
Taste and Smell 10
Skin and Body 11
Perception 11
SLEEP CHAPTER 6 13
The Basics 13
Circadian Rhythms 14
Sleep and Dreaming 15
Why do we sleep? 16
Sleep Disorders 17
The Nature of Dreams 18
Drugs 19
Hypnosis 21
LEARNING CHAPTER 7 22
Classical or Pavlovian Conditioning 23
Fear 25
Operant Conditioning 26
Biology and Learning 31
Cognition and Learning 32
MEMORY CHAPTER 8 35
The Basics 35
Three Component Model 35
Encoding 37
Retrieval 39
Forgetting 40
Memory As Constructive Process 42
Biology of Memory 43
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 44 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in

Document Summary

Psych 1000wuckexamsthis guide is intended for supplementary purposes only. Reading this is no substitute for going to class and reading the book. We hope we can help you as much as possible, but your grades are your responsibility. Wuckexams. comthis guide is fromquestions?feedback?love letters?talk to us at hello@wuckexams. comsensation & perception chapter 5. Sensation - stimulus detection: our sense organs translate environmental stimuli into nerve impulses, those impulses are then sent to the brain. Perception - making sense of what our senses tell us: organizing the stimulus input and giving it meaning, perception is heavily influenced by context. Synesthesia - condition in which the brain mixes up senses (ex. Sounds have colors: theory 1: the pruning of neural connections that occurs in infancy hasn"t happened, theory 2: insufficient neural inhibition in the brain so input overflows to other areas. Psychophysics: the study of the relation between physical stimulus and physiological response, fechner: the father of psychophysics .