Introduction to Developmental, Social and Applied Psychology

Module code: PS1105

This module will explore the main theoretical perspectives in developmental, social and applied psychology. In the developmental component of this module, you will learn about physical, cognitive and social development, and discover how psychological principles are applied to social cognition, attribution, the self and prosocial behaviour. In the applied psychology component, we will examine the role of applied psychologists in a number of real world settings.

Learning

  • 30 hours of lectures
  • 120 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Exam, 1.5 hours (100%)