PSY 314 Informal Assessment

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PSY 314 Informal Assessment
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PSY 314 Informal Assessment Review Week 5
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  1. Formal Tests
    • Systematic Observation
    • Structured Interviews
  2. Informal Tests
    • Unstructured and unsystematic
    • Judgements on day to day basis
  3. Darwin 1872
    • The Expressions of the Emtions in Man and Animals
    • We have emotions and recognize them because it had evolutionary value, it helped us survive
  4. Asch (1946)
    • Took group of psychology students and split them into two groups, and told them to do a personality assessment of a person
    • They then read the same list of adjectives about the person to each group, except changing the last adjective
    • The last word for one group was warm, and for the other was cold
    • After a conetent analysis both groups had very different assessments
  5. Why Do We Form Erroneous First Impressions?
    • 1. Guilt by assosciation
    • 2. Stereotyping
    • 3. Pre-information
    • 4. Inductive
    • 5. Empathy
  6. Errors in Person Perception
    • 1. Oversimplification (Schrmatization)
    • 2. Halo Effect (both negative or positive)
    • 3. Leniency Effect
    • 4. Stereotypes
  7. Emotional Distractions
    • 1. See same state in person
    • 2. Distort person so to justify my state
    • 3. Tuning into similiar need states
    • 4. Defense mechanism projection (Empathy, barriersbetween you and another person are broken down, conscious)
    • 5. "Assumed similiarity" (Unconcsious)
  8. Errors in Subject
    • 1. Open and closed persons (teransparent vs. opaque)
    • 2. Self-presentation
  9. Good Judges
    • 1. Experience
    • 2. Similarity (actual)
    • 3. Intelligence
    • 4. Insight
    • 5. Social Skills
    • 6. Detatchment
    • 7. Caring for Others
    • 8. Femaleness

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