a) Which symptom did you find most interesting to learn about for each of the 4 patients in the video? Why? Include the patients’ names and diagnoses in your answer, b) What was most surprising to you about the illness OR the treatment for each of the four patients in the video? Why was that so? BE SPECIFIC AND DETAILED IN YOUR ANSWER. c) What was least surprising to you about the illness OR treatment for each of the four patients? Why was that so? BE SPECIFIC AND DETAILED IN YOUR ANSWER. d) Write one SPECIFIC question you have about […]
—personality psychology——— Each week, students will write a one (1) page per chapter they choose; typed, 12 point font, 1-inch margins, single or double-spaced from the book chapters assigned. You will have pages 15 pages total for 15 journal entries from 15 chapters of your choice. Please do not summarize chapters. There are chapter recaps in the book already. Students will incorporate a book topic into a weekly journal paper that processes a student’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors as it pertains to their life and experience. Example: a student may read about a personality characteristic that they themselves, a friend, […]
Visit http://www.apa.org/news/psycport/ (Links to an external site.) and choose an article about research involving infants, young children, school-aged children, or adolescents. 1. Article Summary at least 250 words long Include an APA style reference for the article. and a separate Oral report includes comments about application of article to parenting, education, or health.
Interview someone who has recently (ideally within the last five years) had a baby. Alternatively, you could interview someone who works closely with babies, such as a daycare employee. Following is a list of some questions, but feel free to add in some of your own! What were the first few days after birth like? What kind of changes happened with you and the baby? What kind of reflexes did you notice in first few days, weeks, and months? Tell me about some of the biggest physical milestones in your baby’s first year of life. How did your baby’s emotional […]
This week, you have learned about t-tests and ANOVA and will apply what you have learned in the evaluation of several research scenarios. For this task, you will read each research scenario and answer the questions regarding each one. Research Scenario 1 A researcher is interested in the effects of a new weight loss supplement. Participants in this double-blind study are randomly assigned to either a group that receives the new supplement or a group that receives a placebo. Participants are weighed before starting the program. After 6 weeks of taking either the new supplement or the placebo, participants return […]
For this task, you will read four news articles intended for a general audience reporting the results from correlational studies. You can find the links to these articles under your weekly resources. For each of the four articles, you will answer the following questions and provide justifications for your answers: Provide a brief summary of the topic of the article. Determine which variables are the focus of the research. Describe how the results of the correlational analyses are presented. Does the author of the article present the results as causal? In other words, does the author make statements that one […]
Directions Your efforts on the Workplace Culture Committee include helping your colleagues become informed consumers, not just of products, but of ideas. Prepare a handout on evaluating scientific claims on a topic of interest both at home and at work: motivation. Your handout should contain: a summary of the main ideas of each video a list of the parts of each video that are presented as scientific claims or proposed behaviors based on scientific theory an explanation, in your own words, of which claims show appropriate scientific support, which do not, and how you can tell. Base your explanation on […]
Discussion Question 6 – Mathematics of Love Please copy and paste the link to your browser: https://www.ted.com/talks/hannah_fry_the_mathematics_of_love?language=en Links to an external site. Dating and mate selection tend to be continuous hot topics in our culture. Watch the above link and share your thoughts: 1. Covering the idea of the “math” of relationships and 2. Gottman’s approach to critical couples. Your post should be a minimum of 150 words
The purpose of this assignment is to help students explore the power of social influences and apply knowledge learned in the classroom and apply it to your life. You will apply your knowledge of social psychology and are expected to write a paper that incorporates concepts, theories, and empirical findings discussed through lectures and readings, as well as one psychological research paper you find on your own which you will cite (APA style). Components: 1. Choose and describe one social psychological phenomenon (e.g., fundamental attribution bias) that your paper will be on. Make sure to define and discuss the construct […]
Respond to the following questions in 175 to 260 words each: What makes the psychoanalytic-social perspective of personality unique? What are the main components of each of the psychoanalytic-social personality theories? What are some of the main differences between theories? Choose one of the psychoanalytic-social personality theories, and apply it to your own life. Explain your own personality and personality development through this theory. Format any citations according to APA guidelines.