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This course deals with the fundamentals important in Psychology as a science. Psychology is the study of behavior and the mind. But all of us have tried to understand and predict behavior throughout our lives, first with our parents, then with our peers and teachers, and finally with our friends and co-workers. The difference is that psychological scientists conduct research that discovers the facts about behavior and our minds, so its principles are based on science and not just on intuition and experience. The course covers the fundamentals of learning, memory, motivation, emotion, and how behavior changes as we age. The content of the course has received approval from "Quality Matters", an organization that evaluates on-line courses. The learning outcomes are: (1) Students will be able to recognize and describe major psychological principles of learning; (2) Students will be able to distinguish between different types of memory; (3) Students will be able to describe how motivation and emotion can affect how we behave; and (4) Students will know how cognitive behavior and social behavior develops as we age....
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1
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完成时间为 2 小时

Section 1: Introduction and Learning

This week we will start the course by discussing the methods used by psychologists to determine the facts about behavior and the mind. We will emphasize the experimental method because it allows us to determine causation. One of the foundation areas in understanding is learning, how we change behavior through experience.This segment of the course will cover the types of learning....
Reading
4 个视频(共 37 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video4 个视频
Lecture Video 1.1: Learning and Classical Conditioning12分钟
Lecture Video 1.2: Operant Conditioning11分钟
Lecture Video 1.3: Other Types of Learning8分钟
Reading4 个阅读材料
Syllabus10分钟
Course Organization10分钟
How To Access Your OLI Textbook10分钟
Consent Form10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Section 1 Quiz20分钟
Week
2
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完成时间为 2 小时

Section 2: Memory

Memory is another important area for understanding the mind. ...
Reading
4 个视频(共 51 分钟), 2 个测验
Video4 个视频
Lecture Video 2.2: Types of Memory14分钟
Lecture Video 2.3: Episodic Memory13分钟
Lecture Video 2.4: Memory Errors and Amnesia13分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Section 2 Quiz20分钟
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3
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完成时间为 1 小时

Section 3: Cognition

Language and Intelligence allow us to engage in complex cognition....
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3 个视频(共 39 分钟), 2 个测验
Video3 个视频
Lecture Video 3.2: Language14分钟
Lecture Video 3.3: Intelligence12分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Section 3 Quiz20分钟
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完成时间为 1 小时

Section 4: Development

We also need to understand how behavior changes as we age. In this section we will discuss how cognitive and social behavior develops. We will also discuss my area of research, how memory changes in old age....
Reading
4 个视频(共 40 分钟), 2 个测验
Video4 个视频
Lecture Video 4.2: Social Development10分钟
Lecture Video 4.3: Aging and Memory 16分钟
Lecture Video 4.4: Aging and Memory 213分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Section 4 Quiz20分钟

讲师

Dr. Anderson D. Smith

Regents’ Professor Emeritus
School of Psychology

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