This handbook, by Tara L. Kuther, offers undergraduate students the information they need to make informed decisions about whether to pursue psychology as a major and career, as well as guidance to help them succeed as psychology majors. The first chapter introduces students to the scope of psychology and the subspecialties within the field. The second chapter helps students assess their skills, abilities, and interests in order to choose a major. Subsequent chapters help students succeed in college by offering study tips as well as guidance on how to write literature reviews and empirical papers, and by encouraging them to take an active role in their education. Career opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate levels are presented along with concrete advice for students who wish to apply for jobs after graduation and/or apply to graduate school. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Do not expect the reference librarian to give you a paper topic. The reference librarian can also assist you in using important reference tools, such as PsychInfo . Use Psychology Databases: PsycInfo, PsychArticles The American Psychologicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Psychology Major’s Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-06-09|