Photo by Pixabay on Kinesics------study of how body movement conveys meaning GesturePostureFacial expressionPosition Vocalics-----study of how voice and vocal cues create meaning (see above) 1. Pitch 2. Tone3. Rate4. Rhythm5. Volume6. Accent7. Regularity Occulesics---study of how eye contact & pupil dilation convey meaning e.g. interest, arousal, openness, positive feeling, aggression Proxemics---study of how space … Continue reading NON VERBAL FACTORS

Lecture 1: Introduction to Psychology

Welcome to Introduction to Psychology! This course is a comprehensive and in depth introduction to the study of the human psyche. Lecture 1: What is Psychology? Psychology is defined as "the scientific study of the human mind and its functions, especially those affecting behavior in a given context." Psychologists study: overt (observable) behavior, as well … Continue reading Lecture 1: Introduction to Psychology