Category: PSYCHOLOGY

LEARNING BEHAVIOUR | DIFFERENT TYPES OF LEARNING BEHAVIOUR

LEARNING BEHAVIOUR | DIFFERENT TYPES OF LEARNING BEHAVIOUR

What is Learning Bahaviour? Thorpe defined learning as that process which manifests itself by adaptive changes in individual behaviour as a result of experience. Thorpe classified learning behaviour into six types: Imprinting Habituation Conditioning or conditioned reflex type I Operant conditioning or conditioned reflex type II Latent learning Insight learning. TYPES OF LEARNING BEHAVIOUR 1.…

By Free Online Notes May 8, 2018 Off

EMOTIONAL CHANGES | PCYCHOLOGICAL CHANGES IN EMOTION

EMOTIONAL CHANGES | PCYCHOLOGICAL CHANGES IN EMOTION

What are emotional changes? As mentioned earlier emotional changes may be physiological, activity and psychological feature. we are going to make a case for them one by one. Lets us discuss what are the emotional changes in psychology. EMOTIONAL CHANGES IN  PHYSIOLOGY These emotional changes embody neural, secretion (glandular), visceral and muscular. The systems concerned…

By Free Online Notes January 15, 2018 Off

DEFINITION OF EMOTION | CHARACTERISTICS OF EMOTION

DEFINITION OF EMOTION | CHARACTERISTICS OF EMOTION

Definition of Emotion? Emotions are feelings that typically have each physiological and psychological feature parts which influence behaviour. each one people appear to agree that joy, sorrow, anger, anxiety, love and hate are emotions; however, it’s not really easy to spot their common properties. The word “emotion” comes from Latin roots intending to “move out” or…

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DEFINITION OF THINKING | THINKING IN PSYCHOLOGY

DEFINITION OF THINKING | THINKING IN PSYCHOLOGY

What is Thinking? As you are studying in a college, you think about your studies, exams’ results, job and career. Sometimes you think about national economy, politics, poverty, Unemployment, terrorism etc. Most of the time you think about fashion, your outlook, hairstyle etc. If you have some interest in sports, then you also think about…

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DEFINITION OF PERSONALITY | PERSONALITY IN PSYCHOLOGY

DEFINITION OF PERSONALITY | PERSONALITY IN PSYCHOLOGY

What is Personality? It has been defined in various ways, including one’s outward appearance, one’s role in life, totality Of one’s qualities or attributes, one’s general behaviour pattern and many others. The word comes from a Latin source, “persona” meaning a mask, especially one worn by an actor. In ancient Greek theater particularly, masks defined…

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TYPES OF LEARNING | LEARNING IN PSYCHOLOGY

TYPES OF LEARNING | LEARNING IN PSYCHOLOGY

What are the types of Learning? Greek philosopher Aristotle concluded that we learn by association. Our minds naturally connect events that occur in sequence; we associate them. Simple animals can learn simple associations. More complex animals can learn more complex associations, especially those that bring favourable consequences. There are various types of learning. Very complex…

By Free Online Notes January 7, 2018 Off

DEFINITION OF LEARNING | CHARACTERISTICS OF LEARNING

DEFINITION OF LEARNING  | CHARACTERISTICS OF LEARNING

What is Learning? All of us, from day one, try to adapt our environment, at homes and everywhere. The entire process of development from birth to death involves adapting to increasingly complex, ever-changing environments, using continuously updated knowledge gained through experience. The ability to adapt to changing environments appears in animals and human adaptation follows…

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TYPES OF ATTENTION | FLUCTUATION & DISTRACTION OF ATTENTION

TYPES OF ATTENTION | FLUCTUATION & DISTRACTION OF ATTENTION

What are the types of Attention? As we know that Attention is defined as a state of focused awareness accompanied by a central nervous system. It is the readiness to respond to stimulation. There are three types of attention. 1.       Passive attention. 11.       Active attention. 111.     Secondary passive attention. TYPES OF ATTENTION 1.PASSIVE ATTENTION when attention…

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