Last edited by Nekree
Sunday, July 19, 2020 | History

2 edition of Majoring in psychology found in the catalog.

Majoring in psychology

achieving your educational and career goals

by Jeffrey L. Helms

  • 258 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- Vocational guidance,
  • Psychology -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJeffrey L. Helms and Daniel T. Rogers.
    ContributionsRogers, Daniel T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF76 .H45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23909549M
    ISBN 109781405190640, 9781405190633
    LC Control Number2009041433

    Additional Book Details Updated to reflect the latest data in the field, the second edition of Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals remains the most comprehensive and accessible text for psychology majors available today.   The white paper reports that 40% of psychology majors complete some form of graduate training, placing psychology among the highest of all undergraduate majors in post-graduate degree completion.

    Books with career information for Psych majors. Back to Careers Index. Books on Careers for Psychology Majors. These are well known publications and should be available at most schools in the U.S. in the department office, department library, main library, or career center. For instance, there’s a book that takes an art perception approach to applied psychology. The way a person perceives art makes a difference. If you’re considering majoring in applied psychology or are already a student, read these five books to deepen your understanding and master the basics. 1. Understand Applied Psychology: Teach Yourself.

    How to Use This Book 5 Why Major in Psychology? 5 Majoring in Psychology for What Psychology Is 5 Popularity of the Degree 7 A Multipurpose Degree 8 Majoring in Psychology for Reasons Unrelated to Psychology 9 Determining if Psychology Is for You 11 Suggested Exercises , Words Pages Updated to reflect the latest data in the field, the second edition of Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals remains the most comprehensive and accessible text for psychology majors available today. The new edition inc 5/5(1).


Share this book
You might also like
Residential cluster development

Residential cluster development

Bulldozers

Bulldozers

Tumors of the pituitary gland

Tumors of the pituitary gland

Arms for Morocco?

Arms for Morocco?

The High-Rise Private Eyes The Case of the Missing Monkey

The High-Rise Private Eyes The Case of the Missing Monkey

Education and international relations

Education and international relations

Principles of animal environment

Principles of animal environment

Studies on the biology of some root aphids in Egypt (Hemiptera-Homoptera: Aphididae)

Studies on the biology of some root aphids in Egypt (Hemiptera-Homoptera: Aphididae)

Compilation of public social policy statements, June 1985

Compilation of public social policy statements, June 1985

Section M - Agriculture.

Section M - Agriculture.

New studies initiated by the U.S. Geological Survey

New studies initiated by the U.S. Geological Survey

Local Boys

Local Boys

Flashpoints in the war on terrorism

Flashpoints in the war on terrorism

Majoring in psychology by Jeffrey L. Helms Download PDF EPUB FB2

Already widely considered the most comprehensive and accessible text for psychology majors, this second edition of Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals is thoroughly updated to reflect the latest research data in the field, as well as important information on recent changes to the GRE.

Readers are first introduced to information, strategies, and resources that support success in psychology Cited by: 1. "This book looks at all aspects of a psychology career from being an undergraduate major through the weighty choice of a career in neuropsychology and everything in between.

This book would work well as a textbook for a career planning course or for an individual who is contemplating entering this field." (Suite, August )4/5(19). About this book With coverage of important preparatory issues and the key psychology subfields, Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals provides undergraduate students with clear, concise, research-based information on strategies to begin a Majoring in psychology book undergraduate career in psychology.

Provides the most comprehensive text on majoring in psychology currently available Discusses the benefits of pursuing a psychology degree and key steps to prepare for a job or graduate study in the field Features brief topical contributions written by national figures in their respective subfields Incorporates current data and research on diversity-related issues as well as guidance on how to.

When it comes to psychology books, there are a few texts that you should absolutely purchase. The APA style manual is a must-have for any psychology student. Get this book early on in your academic career and keep it on hand to consult as you write research papers, literature reviews, lab report, and other writing assignments.

8 Books To Read If You're a Psychology Student Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole: Extraordinary Journeys into the Human Brain by Dr Allan Ropper and Brian David Burrell. Elephants on Acid: And Other Bizarre Experiments by Alex Boese.

Elephants on Acid is. Published inthis book was a key link between older psychology traditions and developing ideas. With abiding respect for his professional forebears, Kintsch summarizes and annotates the major developments in learning and memory research to date.

After earning his psychology PhD at the University of Kansas, Kintsch came into his own as a. This book examines human psychology and behavior through the lens of modern evolutionary psychology. ‘Evolutionary Psychology’ provides people with the conceptual tools of evolutionary psychology, and applies them to empirical research on the human mind.

This book was also mentioned as one of the top 3 best books to read by Tai Lopez. In this concise page book, Johnson breaks down feminine psychology through the myths of Psyche, Eros and Aphrodite. Reading She with He illuminates how the psyche of men and women are fundamentally different.

Consider starting a list of all the pros and cons of majoring in psychology and see if your observations have an impact on your decision. A Few Reasons to Major in Psychology. In addition to offering a tremendous opportunity for personal growth, majoring in psychology opens up a wide range of career opportunities.

Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals. With coverage of important preparatory issues and the key psychology subfields, Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals provides undergraduate students with clear, concise, research-based information on strategies to begin a successful undergraduate career in psychology/5.

Like the clinical psychology book, it may seem too early to be thinking about what happens after college, but being armed with information early on about what employers expect from you will put you ahead of the game.

Majoring in Psych may also give you career options you didn’t know about, and help you decide what modules to take. According to surveys, many graduates have the wrong idea that becoming a psychology major is just a stepping stone towards higher education, like having a Ph.D.

With coverage of important preparatory issues and the key psychology subfields, Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals provides undergraduate students with. Including comprehensive education & training topics, the author of Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals 2nd Edition () strove to create a conclusive book on the subject matter of Psychology / Education & Book Edition: 2nd Edition.

Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals. Plus easy-to-understand solutions written by experts for thousands of other textbooks.

*You will get your 1st month of Bartleby for FREE when you bundle with these textbooks where solutions are available. ($ if sold separately.)Book Edition: 2nd   The Social Animal – Elliot Aronson. This book is considered by many to be a classic in the field of social psychology. Author Elliot Aronson fills this book with examples and studies of diverse topics such as conformity, obedience, race relations, attraction and advertising.

The Psychology Major (2nd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. This book provides helpful and practical information for students thinking about majoring in psychology. Meltzoff, J. Critical thinking about research: Psychology and related Fields.

Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals provides students with the essential information required to overcome any hurdles in the pursuit of a psychology backgrounds in both academia and licensed psychology practice, the book’s co-authors present clear, concise, research-based information on the major.

While this book was designed wi So you've decided to major in psychology - or maybe you haven't decided yet. Spending some time and energy now thinking about what you want to do early in your college career can have enormous payoffs once you graduate/5(11).

Part I Majoring in Psychology 1. 1 Why Major in Psychology? 3. Introduction 3. How to Use this Book 6. Why Major in Psychology? 6. Suggested Exercises Suggested Readings by Topic Area References 2 Succeeding in College: Transitions, Strategies, and Resources Introduction The Experience of Adjusting to College Academic.To gain an edge and get ahead, current and prospective psychology majors need access to insider knowledge.

This book provides an overview of the psychology major, subdisciplines within the field, graduate programs and the admissions process, career opportunities for all degree types, internships, and free resources for students.Majoring in Psychology by Helms, Jeffrey L.

(ebook) Majoring in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals by Jeffrey L. Helms.