Study Skills for Psychology has been shaped around a typical psychology student’s journey. Beginning with an overview of the nature of the degree and advice about what needs to be sorted out in the first few weeks of the course, this book tackles how to get the most from your lectures, exam preparation and project development, right through to contemplating and investigating future career options. This highly accessible guide is designed to help you meet the challenges and reap the rewards of your degree by introducing a range of study skills and providing you with ways to practice those skills.
- To understand why the scientific method is important for the student of psychology.
- To be aware of the distinction between quantitative and qualitative methods.
- To understand some of the basic ideas behind experiments and observational studies.
- To be aware ...