Introductory Psychology Resources
Loopa Loopa provides psychology revision resources for A level students to prepare for university admission. A level is the most common entry qualification route in the UK to university. Loopa covers the learning materials for the most popular exam board for A level psychology which is AQA in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Resources currently include research into the following topics: Social influence, attachment, memory, psychopathology and research methods for first year students. For second year students Loopa covers relationships, gender, cognition and development, schizophrenia, eating behaviour and stress. The final exam paper is covered with research into aggression, forensic psychology and addiction" They are the most in depth material available anywhere and help students with essay writing and structure. They provide template for students to follow for achieving a high grade for psychology.
AcademicEarth.org AcademicEarth.org is an open education site that provides access to free educational resources; they compile a thorough listing of free online courses, free peer-reviewed journals, professional trade magazines, and more. This is a great collection of information for anyone interested in learning about the field of psychology. Students can preview this academic field through several online psychology courses, made available for free from some of the best universities.
Introduction to psychology lectures, by Rodger Rossman
These are typical lectures in the United States given in an "Introduction to Psychology" college classroom. They introduce the basic concepts of General Psychology
through words, audio recordings, videos, games and pictures. Transcripts and recordings of the lectures are included. You can read,
listen, or read along while listening. Games help to remember the material and have some fun. The lectures can supplement
any "Introduction to Psychology" textbook and includes links to the online Rice University OpenStax PDF textbook which is free!
The topics include the History of psychology, an introduction to the Psychological Science, the Biology (neuroscience) of psychology,
Memory, Development through the lifespan, Language acquisition, States of Consciousness, Sensation Vs. Perception, Personality,
Intelligence, Learning, Motivation, Emotion, Stress, Social Psychology, Psychopathology, and Psychotherapy.
An on-line textbook on Psychology This is free
online introduction to psychology textbook, written by Russ Dewey, Ph.D.
PsychSim 4.0 PsychSim 4.0 is a web-based interactive tutorial on various areas of Introductory Psychology, by Thomas Ludwig.
The breadth of this collection is unrivaled: reviews of classic studies; overviews of foundational and contemporary theories; case studies of psychological disorders; instructional titles on research methods and statistics; interviews with prominent psychologists; documentaries on topics such as personality, sexuality, aging, happiness, and intelligence; and more.
Films On Demand delivers high-quality digital video for students and faculty through online catalogs, distance learning courses and learning management systems. The films are available in full or by short segments. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, share playlists, personalize folders and manage the entire collection through an administrative reporting system.