Wilhelm Wundt

Psychology-Branden Vanderwerf

Birth/Death


  • Born: August 16th, 1832
  • Died: August 31st, 1920



Background

  • Wilhelm attended the University of Leipzig in Germany.
  • He studied psychology and physiology.
  • Wundt had trouble concentrating in school, received bad grades, and had to repeat a grade once.
  • He was the youngest of four, and did not have any kids of his own.


Contribution to Psychology

  • He founded psychology and is called the, "Father of Psychology".
  • Wundt conducted the light test, which tests a person's consciousness.