PSY 3200 SUO Concepts of Biological Psychology Question


Choosing what area of biological psychology begins with examining the following areas related to the course competencies. Choose 3 areas from the list below. One thing to remember this is a course on psychology so the research should relate to biological psychology and less on purely the medical issues related to the disorders and conditions that may be part of your research:

Major concepts of biological psychology. 2

Biological systems and operations (e.g., vision,      hearing, cognition, immunity, and nervousness).

Connection between bodily systems.

Chemical and electrical influences on bodily      operations.

Biological systems on mental health and daily      patterns (e.g., the sleep-wake cycle). 2

  1. Influence of external sources of stress on the      regulation or dysregulation of bodily systems.

Impact of biology on learning.

Historical influences on contemporary aspects of      culture resulting in identified mental health phenomena. 2

  1. Modern influences on biological psychology through an      exploration of the literature and culture.

Using the South University Online Library database (ProQuest or EBSCOHOST) only, find 2 journal articles related each of the chosen areas. The types of articles that you need to find are research articles located in scholarly journals. What cannot be used for this assignment are web pages, magazines, newspapers, text books, and other books. Finally, current research for our purposes is an article that was published within the last 5 to 6 years.

  1. Write a summary for each of the journal articles      found.

Write an analysis and evaluation for each of the      journal articles found.