Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Psychology School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Contact hours

Restricted

BPsySc(Hons), BSc(Hons) in Psychology, BA(Hons) in Psychology

Assessment methods

Will change depending on topic but usually essay, oral presentation and exams

Course coordinator

Dr Eric Vanman

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

This course provides students with the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge of the theoretical & research basis of current issues in psychology. The psychology area covered will vary from year to year.

2016 Topic Great Ideas and People in Psychology. In this course you'll get up close and personal with some of the great minds in psychology of the past century or so. You'll read the actual works of William James, Sigmund Freud, B.F. Skinner, and Steven Pinker, as well as others who are less well known. Each week will include an interactive lecture and discussion of ideas covering the entire range of psychology, from perception to clinical psychology to neuroscience and everything in between.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile