Introduction to psychology

Faculteit Gedrags- en MaatschappijWetenschappen
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode PSBE1-01
Vaknaam Introduction to psychology
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Introduction to psychology
Leerdoelen After you've successfully completed this course, you will:
- Know the most important definitions and terms in psychology.
- Know the different subfields within psychology.
- Know the most important psychological theories and how these are supported by evidence.
- Be able to evaluate the merit of claims about psychology; that is, you will be able to separate fact from fiction, and science from pseudoscience.
Omschrijving From social interaction to brain anatomy, and from psychological disorders to cognitive processes such as attention and memory, this course introduces you to all aspects of the most fascinating topic there is: the human mind.

Introduction to Psychology will provide you with a broad and basic knowledge that you can rely on throughout the rest of your studies.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcollege
Toetsvorm deeltentamen
(The primary examination consists of two multiple-choice exams. In addition, weekly online exercises (SlimStampen) and two essay questions need to be completed.)
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. S. Mathot
Docent(en) dr. S. Mathot , various instructors
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Psychological Science (7th ed.) Norton. (Book) Phelps, Berkman, & Gazzaniga 978-0-393-88493-7 ca. €  49,00
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Ba psychologie (EN)  (Ba1 (EN) psychologie) 1 semester I a verplicht