Mind Tap


MindTap for Discovering Psychology creates a unique learning path that fosters increased comprehension and efficiency. It engages students and empowers them to produce their best work—consistently. In MindTap, course material is seamlessly integrated with videos, activities, apps, and more.

For students:

  • MindTap delivers real-world relevance with activities and assignments designed to help students build critical thinking and analytical skills that can be applied to other courses and to their professional lives.

  • MindTap serves as a single destination for all course materials so that students can stay organized and efficient and have the necessary tools to master the content.
  • MindTap shows students where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in the class. This information helps to motivate and empower performance.

    In MindTap, instructors can do the following:

  • Control the content. Instructors select what students see and when they see it.
  • Create a unique learning path. In MindTap, the Discovering Psychology text is enhanced with multimedia and activities to encourage and motivate learning and retention, moving students up the learning taxonomy. Materials can be used as is or modified to match an instructor’s syllabus.
  • Integrate their own content. Instructors can modify the MindTap Reader using their own documents or pulling from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs, and more.
  • Follow student progress. Powerful analytics and reports provide a snapshot of class progress, time students spend logging into the course, and completion to help instructors assess level of engagement and identify problem areas.