week one discussion

  1. Weigh and unravel the APA website exception on "Divisions of APA"  (http://www.apa.org/about/division/).  Students should critique the sundry disposition of the APA, weigh converges to divers of the removals of the APA, and weigh concomitant converges amid each removal (e.g., Removal 14 relation for Industrial and Organizational Psychology caters a converge to the SIOP website).  Save this converge to your Learner Toolbox for coming use. 2. Watch one of the subjoined TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) delivery videos of key leaders in their selected fields of psychology. The New Era of Positive Psychology (Martin Seligman): http://tedtalkspsychology.com/the-new-era-of-positive-psychology-with-martin-seligman/ How Reliable is Your Memory? (Elizabeth Loftus): https://www.ted.com/playlists/173/fascinating_psych_experiments The Good News Environing PMS (Robyn Stein DeLuca): https://www.ted.com/talks/robyn_stein_deluca_the_good_news_about_pms The Surprising Science of Happiness (Dan Gilbert: https://www.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_asks_why_are_we_happy Flow, the Secret to Happiness (Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi): https://www.ted.com/talks/mihaly_csikszentmihalyi_on_flow The Happy Secret to Better Work (Shawn Achor): https://www.ted.com/talks/shawn_achor_the_happy_secret_to_better_work Your Mass Language May Shape Who You Are (Amy Cuddy): https://www.ted.com/talks/amy_cuddy_your_body_language_shapes_who_you_are The Psychology of Evil (Philip Zimbardo): https://www.ted.com/talks/philip_zimbardo_on_the_psychology_of_evil 3. For your moderate discourse column, fascinate oration the subjoined: What is the psychological erect or "big idea" shared by the presenter? Based on what you discovered when exploring the "Divisions of the APA" website, which subfield(s) of psychology would the delivery you watched be conducive to? Explain why you price this to be the event grounded on what you well-informed environing the irrelative Divisions amid the American Psychological Association. How has the advice this week impacted your progress interests?  What questions arose in your accomplish suitableness you watched the delivery? IMPORTANT: summon your sources in-text (i.e., the mass of your discourse), and cater a "References" roll.  We gather this may be your leading date applying APA Style, citing sources, and creating a allusion roll, but honest try to do your best.  We accomplish lay-open these skills during the leading few weeks of arrange. LESSON: Learning to format an moderate discourse column. Create an moderate discourse column using the subjoined format (applying this format accomplish succor you gather how to effectively format discourse columns throughout your program).  There are three pristine exceptions (i.e., each bullet top) in the preceding discourse that scarcity to be orationed: 1) Presenter's erect or "big idea", 2) relation to APA website, and 3) questions that arose in your accomplish. Hello Class, (or restricted student/professor designate if responding promptly to them) Paragraph One: Cater a unimportant commencement of what you delineation to oration in your discourse column. Section Heading Paragraph Two: Presenter's erect or "big idea" Section Heading Paragraph Three: relation to APA website Section Heading Paragraph Four: how impacted progress interests and questions that arose in your accomplish Summary Paragraph Five: condense and finish your findings References List allusions you summond in-text using own APA Style formatting