School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Social Psychology

Module code: PSY215

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1

  • Semester 1: Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1: Tuesday 9 am - 10 am

Contact: Dr Janelle Jones
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: PSY115, PSY109, PSY121

Have you ever wondered what influences our perceptions, emotions, thoughts, and behaviours? This module in Social Psychology will provide an overview of the classic and contemporary scientific theories and methods used to address how other people and different contexts can shape these processes. Topics covered will include the self, social cognition, attitudes and attitude change, social influence, group processes, and stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 75.0% Examination, 20.0% Coursework, 5.0% Practical
Level: 5