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alt text What This Tour Covers

General Psychology is a survey course. Like a survey of a piece of land, this survey shows you the boundary... 

alt text Day 1: Birth Of Psychology

 Psychology is the child of philosophy and experimental physiology. It has acquired traits from each... 

alt text Day 2: Sensation-Perception

We know the world around us through our sensors. Our ability to hear is limited by our auditory system.... 

alt text Day 3: Neuroscience

Although some areas of psychology look at behaviors and cognitions from a broad perspective, other approaches... 

alt text Day 4: Developmental Pscyh

Developmental Psychology covers the entire life span. It is the study of change: from cell to baby, from... 

alt text Day 5: Thinking & Feeling

Psychology also studies thinking and feeling. Thinking (generally referred to as cognition) is easily... 

alt text Day 6: Learning

Learning is a major area of study in psychology. It includes Pavlov’s dogs (classical conditioning),... 

alt text Day 7: Memory

If learning is the encoding part of the process, memory is the decoding part. We can’t learn if... 

alt text Day 8: Personality

Personality is the study of what makes you you. It is one of the oldest areas of psychology, and includes... 

alt text Day 9: Social Psych

Social Psychology emphasizes that we are not alone. We live with other people. They impact our attitudes... 

alt text Day 10: Abnormal Psych

Abnoraml Psychology looks at the disorders of the mind and brain. It tries to judge what is normal for... 

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