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Career Specialties :  Workplace

Career Specialties :  Workplace

Author: Barbara Ludins
Description:

This lesson will define and differentiate the various career specialties within the workplace area of psychology. Emphasis will be placed on the typical duties and setting(s) for each specialty.

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Tutorial

Notes for Careers in Psychology: "Workplace"

Overview

(0:00-3:29) Introduction

(00:48-01:35) Industrial/Organizational Psychology

(01:36-02:19) Engineering Psychology

(02:20-03:07) Environmental Psychology

(03:08-04:02) Evolutionary Psychology

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Environmental Psychology

    Studies the interaction between humans and their environment, including urban issues (overcrowding, noise pollution), environmental impact of humans, attitude about one’s environment and architecture design.

  • Engineering Psychology

    Designing “user-friendly” technology and the environments; engineering a better human-machine interaction.

  • Industrial Organizational Psychology

    Studies the issues of hiring, training, and employee assessment in the workplace.