Psychology 11
Concept Topics for Exam 3
Fall 02

Listed below are approximately 50 Concept Topics which represent the core ideas for this third segment of the course. You should be able to generate a definition of each concept, an explanation of its central idea, an understanding of why it is important, and be comfortable creating or recognizing an example of the concept. The tests are unlikely to contain the specific examples of the concept as used in the text or lecture. You will need to be able to make use of the concept and understand when you are faced with an illustration of it.

LEARNING (incorporating the effects of our experiences ...)

 

NEUROBIOLOGY & NEUROSCIENCE (how our brains work)

 

SENSATION & PERCEPTION (constructing our realities ...)

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