Course Schedule
PSY 100: The Science of Behavior

home page

Schedule

DATES TOPICS READINGS AND ASSIGNMENTS OPTIONAL RESOURCES




 
Introduction

  Methods of Science  

 

Quiz: Can you tell the different between fact and opinion?

 
Ways of Knowing



Correlation coefficients

"Guess the correlation" game





  Methods of Science


Confounding variables
Operational definitions
Operational definitions


  Scientific Ways of Knowing


ESP trick

  Methods of Science

 





  Scientific Ways of Knowing

 

 


  Methods of Science

 

 



Compare brains
Test your reaction time
Probe the motor cortex
Tour of the brain

 

 




 

 
Neuroscience and Behavior

 

  Neuroscience and Behavior

 

 

 

 

 





  Nature and Nurture

 

  Nature and Nurture

 

Illusions
Blind spots

Flip it
Cafe Wall illusion


  Sensation and Perception



Speed tracking




 
Sensation and Perception
 
 

  Learning

 






  Learning

 


Try it: Driving while texting

  Memory

 

 


  Memory

 





  Memory

 


 

 


 
 
Personality






  Psychological Disorders

 

 

  Psychological Disorders

 

 


 






 

 

  Psychological Disorders

 

 

 

 

  Therapy

 

 





 

 


home page