Welcome to Psychology at APS!
We look forward to seeing you in September!
Part A – How can you improve your memory? Explain 2 or more ways that we can improve our memory. Your answer shouldn’t be more than one side of A4. The links below will help you to begin your research.
Part B – What did Zimbardo’s 1972 experiment show and why was it called off after 6 days? Try to find out what his aims were, the method he used and what he found. Why has this piece of research both been considered vitally important and a piece of research that should never have been done?
To discover more about the subject at a higher level:
- Sign up for the British Psychological Society fortnightly email to hear about the latest research. http://www.bps.org.uk/news/research-digest/subscribe
- Listen to Psychology with BBC Radio 4’s All in the Mind series. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qxx9
- Why not explore some of the TED talks about a wide range of topics: http://www.ted.com/topics/psychology