School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Exploring Psychology I

Module code: PSY124

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1

  • Semester 1: Weeks 4, 9: Tuesday 2 pm - 3 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 4, 9: Tuesday 3 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Thursday 11 am - 1 pm

Contact: Dr Sevasti Foka
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

This module introduces and develops basic concepts in the philosophy of science and its relevance to psychology as a discipline. A biological framework for psychological science is also provided. It then introduces basic cognitive science/psychology, social psychology, differential psychology and an introduction to brain and behaviour relationships.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 75.0% Examination, 25.0% Coursework
Level: 4