Biological Psychology
This playlist brings together several courses on topics in biological psychology, including the brain, the nervous system and the endocrine system and aggression.
 
What this playlist includes:
37 lectures across 7 courses.
All resources designed and delivered by university academics and researchers.
Self-marking quizzes for all lectures, as well as an end-of-topic quiz.
Reading lists, essay questions and extension activities.
Courses and Lectures
1. Biopsychology – From Structure to Function
Dr Ashok Jansari
Goldsmiths, University of London
1.1. The Nervous System – 06:28
1.2. Brain Specialisation – 06:51
1.3. Brain Imaging – 09:47
1.4. Biological Rhythms – 07:12
1.5. Delayed Gratification – 07:31
2. Biopsychology - The Brain
Mr Kevin Silber
Derby University
3. Biopsychology – The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Mr Kevin Silber
Derby University
3.1. Synaptic Transmission – 07:11
3.2. Neurotransmitters – 09:39
3.3. Recreational Drugs – 10:34
3.4. The Endocrine System – 09:13
4. Psychological Approaches – Visual Perception from Biological and Cognitive Perspectives
Dr Alex Mitchell
Edinburgh University
5. Aggression – The Psychology of Aggression
Dr Claire Lawrence
Nottingham University
5.1. The MAOA Gene – 09:33
5.2. Serotonin – 09:55
5.3. Testosterone – 11:42
5.4. Social Learning Theory – 11:22
6. Stress – The Impacts of Stress
Dr Livia Tomova
Cambridge University
7. Forensic Psychology – Biological Explanations for Offending
Professor Ciarán O'Keeffe
Buckinghamshire New University
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