Parasympathetic and Sympathetic nervous systems
Choose one of the following to discuss using lecture notes, textbook or other academic resources.
Before the first day of class, what came to mind whenever you heard the word “psychology”?
Now that you have an overview of this “General Psychology” class, what are some topics that might interest you and why? How would learning more about these topics impact you or your life?
With what teaching styles and delivery methods would you learn best? What else would help you in being successful in this class?
Compare and contrast the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous systems. Then, create a scenario whereby the respective activities of the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous systems are described. Be sure to identify at what point in the scenario is the sympathetic or parasympathetic activated.
1.5 to 2 pages in total. Paper must include: Introduction, Main Body and Conclusion.