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This course builds on the material covered in the 1st-year courses, expanding on psychology’s concepts and theories. The course covers four core areas of psychology: organisational & clinical, behavioural neuroscience and developmental psychology. The first strand covers organizational culture, occupational stress, motivation, leadership and team work. The clinical psychology section of the course will give you grounding in the key ideas within current Clinical Psychology practice and is taught by a practicing Clinical Psychologist. The third strand within this course is focused on Neuroscience, and will cover topics such as localisation of brain function and the neuroscience of emotion.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Topics will include: organisational & clinical, behavioural neuroscience and developmental psychology.
Although this course has no co-requisites, it will be a co-requisite for PS 2516
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st Attempt: 1 two-hour examination (60%); continuous assessment (30%) - essay (no more than 2,000 words), workshop (10%).
Resit: 1 two-hour examination (60%). Continuous assessment marks will remain unchanged.
There are formative assessments associated with the lecture programme.
Students will receive written feedback during continuous assessment.