Semester 2, 2017

Detailed PSYC2013 Notes (Distinction)

98 pages

22,397 words




Detailed notes covering all topics of the course. Helpful for revision and ensuring understanding of the material.

Topics covered:
- Investigating cognition
- Memory (types of memory, memory systems)
- Attention (visual/audition, automaticity, divided attention, attentional control and blindness)
- Higher order cognition (thinking, problem solving, decision making)
- Social psychology (social cognition, automatic and non-conscious influences, tactics of manipulation, prejudice)
- Developmental psychology (normal development, socio-emotional development, current directions, abnormal development, research designs)