MPTUO1a: Unit 7 Resources
Week 12 / Unit 7
Review these resources for Week 12 / Unit 7 of the Introduction to Psychology course.
The Greater Good Science Center produces a magazine of science-based articles for educators primarily on the topic of emotion and happiness.
This article describes basic research that has led to training programs that improve people’s ability to detect emotions.
This interactive tool builds your vocabulary of emotions. It represents what researchers have learned from the psychological study of emotion.
This online resource is a brief guide to understanding microexpressions.
This online test asks you to select the emotion portrayed in the facial expression.
Animated drawing accompanying lecture by author Daniel Pink. Presented by the Royal Society of Arts. Closed captioning available.
This APA resource talks about sexual orientation.
This article defines motivation and its implications psychologically while delving into the individual components of motivation.
This resource describes motivation in depth, along with the factors that impact motives.
This source provides a basic understanding of motivation and the way it connects to aspects of psychology such as Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Closed captioning not working on all linked videos.
- The American Psychological Association’s Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools (APA TOPSS) course template.