Semester 1, 2017

Detailed PSYC2010/ PSYC2910 Notes (HD - 91)

88 pages

20,088 words




Extremely helpful set of notes to achieving good grades in the PSYC2010/PSYC2910 course!

Covers all the lecture material in a detailed manner, but summarised effectively and clearly. Uses pictures where useful to convey difficult concepts.

Topic list
- Learning and motivation
- Instrumental conditioning: Reinforcement, extinction, fear, avoidance, self-control, motivation
- Clinical psychology: Diagnosis, anxiety, bipolar, addictions, treatment
- Neuropsychology
- Perception: Hearing, vision
- Neural development
- Neuroscience: Evolution, genetics, psychopharmacology, dopamine
- Addiction, stress, fear, feeding, love