MyLab® Psychology is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program that truly engages students in learning. It helps students better prepare for classes, quizzes, and exams—resulting in better performance in the course—and provides educators with a dynamic set of tools for gauging individual and class progress. MyLab Psychology comes from Pearson, your partner in providing the best digital learning experience.
Dynamic Videos and Artwork
Chapter-Opening Student Voice Videos
Chapters open with videos in which psychology students share personal stories about how the chapter theme directly applies to their lives.
Applying Psychology to Everyday Life Pearson Originals Video Series
Fifteen new videos have been filmed for this edition. These videos show current college students discussing where they see a variety of key concepts from introductory psychology in their own lives, from being conditioned by their cell phones to overcoming test anxiety to finding mental health resources on campus. This new Pearson Originals video series invites students to reflect on how psychology applies to their everyday experiences.
Biological Artwork and Animations Biological artwork is designed in a contemporary aesthetic and includes detailed reference figures as well as animations of key biological processes.
EMPHASIS ON APA LEARNING GOALS
We have used the APA goals and assessment recommendations as guidelines for structuring our content. For the sixth edition, we have placed even greater emphasis on these goals.
Psychology in Action Chapter Structured around eight modules, APA learning goals for the undergraduate major. Each module is accompanied by a study tip video.
Chapter Feature on APA Goal 2: Scientific Inquiry and Critical Thinking Each chapter includes a special feature that reinforces scientific inquiry and critical thinking skills. Students are introduced to a psychological topic and then encouraged to practice their skills using a hands-on example.
EMBEDDED INTERACTIVE CONTENT
Interactive content has been fully incorporated into all aspects of the title, allowing students a more direct way to access and engage with the material.
Interactive Figures and Tables walk students through some of the more complex processes In psychology and offer students the ability to evaluate their knowledge of key topics.
Watch Videos of topics as they are explained.
Simulate experiments and answer surveys right from the narrative.
Reinforce connections across topics with Concept Maps.
A robust set of instructor resources and multimedia accompanies the text and can be accessed through MyLab Psychology.
Lecture PowerPoint Slides
These accessible PowerPoint slides provide an active format for presenting concepts from each chapter and feature relevant figures and tables from the text.
Art PowerPoint Slides
These slides contain only the photos, figures, and line art from the textbook.
Instructor’s Resource Manual
This offers learning objectives, chapter rapid reviews, detailed chapter lecture outlines, lecture launchers, activities, assignments, and handouts.
The Test Bank contains more than 5,000 questions and each chapter includes a Total Assessment Guide (TAG), an easy-to-reference grid that organizes all test questions by Learning Objective and Skill Level. Each question is mapped to the textbook by learning objective and the major text section, or topic. Questions are additionally assigned with the appropriate skill level and difficulty level and the American Psychological Association (APA) learning objective.
The Test Bank is also available through Pearson MyTest, a powerful assessment generation program that helps instructors easily create and print quizzes and exams. Questions and tests can be authored online, allowing instructors ultimate flexibility. For more information, go to www.PearsonMyTest.com.
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