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MindTap Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card, 6th Edition

  • Douglas A. Bernstein
  • ISBN-10: 1285515382
  • ISBN-13: 9781285515380
  • Mixed Media
  • COPYRIGHT: 2014 Published
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Overview

About the Product

MindTap Psychology for Bernstein's Essentials of Psychology, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. Access to this product is valid for 6 months of usage.

Features

  • Seamlessly deliver appropriate content and technology assets from a number of providers to students, as they need them.

  • Break course content down into movable objects to promote personalization, encourage interactivity and ensure student engagement.

  • Customize the course – from tools to text – and make adjustments ‘on the fly,’ making it possible to intertwine breaking news into their lessons and incorporate today’s teachable moments.

  • Bring interactivity into learning through the integration of multimedia assets (apps from Cengage Learning and other providers), numerous in-context exercises and supplements, student engagement will increase leading to better student outcomes.

  • Track students' use, activities and comprehension in real-time, which provides opportunities for early intervention to influence progress and outcomes. Grades are visible and archived so students and instructors always have access to current standings in the class.

  • Assess knowledge throughout each section: after readings, in activities, homework, and quizzes.

  • Automatically grade of all homework and quizzes.

Reviews

"I found MindTap very useful because it was easy to follow and everthing was right there."
— Student, University of Central Florida

About the Author

Douglas A. Bernstein

Doug is a very motivated author. He chairs the Program Committee of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (NITOP), and is the Founder of the Association for Psychological Science's Preconference Institute on the Teaching of Psychology. In 2002 he received the American Psychological Foundation's award for Distinguished Teaching in Psychology.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Essentials of Psychology  (ISBN-10: 1133958982 | ISBN-13: 9781133958987)

In a concise and accessible 16-chapter format, ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHOLOGY, 6th Edition, incorporates the effective features of Bernstein's PSYCHOLOGY, 9th Edition, along with important findings from the latest research. Combining extensive pedagogical support with an emphasis on active learning, the text challenges students to learn by doing--to actively participate using materials from the text and to think about what they're learning as opposed to passively receiving written information. The text's integrated pedagogical system helps students master the material by supporting the elements of the PQ4R (Preview, Question, Read, Recite, Review, and Reflect) study system. Hallmark features include Linkages that show how topics in psychology are interrelated, Thinking Critically sections that apply a five-question approach to one topic in each chapter, and Focus on Research sections organized around questions to help readers think objectively about research questions and results. Available with InfoTrac® Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

MindTap Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Bernstein's Essentials of Psychology  (ISBN-10: 1285513460 | ISBN-13: 9781285513461)

MindTap is a fully online, highly personalized learning experience built upon Cengage Learning content. MindTap combines student learning tools - readings, multimedia, activities and assessments - into a singular Learning Path that guides students through their course. Instructors personalize the experience by customizing authoritative Cengage Learning content and learning tools, including the ability to add their own content in the Learning Path via apps that integrate into the MindTap framework seamlessly with Learning Management Systems.

Student Supplements

Essentials of Psychology  (ISBN-10: 1133958982 | ISBN-13: 9781133958987)

In a concise and accessible format that incorporates the latest research, ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHOLOGY, 6th Edition, encourages you to learn by doing--to actively participate using materials from the text and to think about what you're learning as opposed to passively receiving written information. Effective learning features that help you master the material include Linkages that show how topics in psychology are interrelated, Thinking Critically sections that walk you through a five-question approach to one topic in each chapter, and Focus on Research sections organized around questions to help you learn to think objectively about research questions and results. Available with InfoTrac® Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

MindTap Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Bernstein's Essentials of Psychology  (ISBN-10: 1285513460 | ISBN-13: 9781285513461)

MindTap Psychology for Bernstein's Essentials of Psychology, 6th Edition provides you with the tools you need to better manage your limited time -- you can complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn with course material specially customized for you by your instructor and streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface. With an array of tools and apps -- from note taking to flashcards -- you'll get a true understanding of course concepts, helping you to achieve better grades and setting the groundwork for your future courses.