Introduction Psychology (UM)

2018-2019

Course Objective

A first introduction to the field of psychology

Course Content

The course provides an overview of the field of psychology. What are the
genetic and biological fundaments of behavior? How do we sense and
perceive the (visual) world? How do we learn, remember, and think? Why
do we behave as we do? Apart from these very fundamental questions, the
course will also cover the following topics: intelligence, social
psychology, developmental psychology, personality, psychopathology, and
the treatment of psychopathology.

Teaching Methods

14 lectures

Method of Assessment

- Multiple choice exam

Literature

Gazzaniga, M.S. (2018). Psychological Science (6th edition). Norton.

Additional Information

Lectures will be in English.

General Information

Course Code P_UINLPSY
Credits 6 EC
Period P1
Course Level 100
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Fac. of Behavioural and Movement Science
Course Coordinator dr. W. Donk
Examiner dr. W. Donk
Teaching Staff dr. W. Donk

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself

Teaching Methods Lecture
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