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General psychology

Informacje ogólne

Kod przedmiotu: 1.S2.EP.TTP.28 Kod Erasmus / ISCED: (brak danych) / (brak danych)
Nazwa przedmiotu: General psychology
Jednostka: Wydział Filologiczny
Grupy:
Punkty ECTS i inne: 1.00
Język prowadzenia: angielski
Rodzaj przedmiotu:

obowiązkowe

Skrócony opis:

This course will introduce students to the scientific study of psychology. Students will learn about the principles of behavior and mental processes of humans (and other animals). Students will become familiar with the concepts associated with the major sub-disciplines of psychology. Students will also learn how scientific methodology is utilized in psychological research and will learn critical thinking skills. Throughout, emphasis is placed on original empirical research. The primary goal of the course is to help students develop well-reasoned questions and arguments regarding explanation and description of behavior, using empirical data as the primary authority.

Pełny opis:

Introduction to psychology - brenches of psychology

Content of classes:

Sensation

Percepcion

- perceptual ilusion

- perceptual organization

Psychology of emotions and motivation

States of Consciousness

Conditioning and Learning

Memory

Personality

Psychological Disorders

Social psychology

(4 hour - e-learning)

Literatura:

Myers, D. (2013). General psychology. NY: School & Library Binding. 9th edition.

Efekty uczenia się:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

At completion of this course, the student will be able to:

• Understand the historical perspective of the field and the evolution of psychology to the present.

• Gain understanding into the scientific method, gathering data, and the various types of psychological research.

• Become aware of the specializations in the field and degrees.

• Acquire a knowledge of applied psychology in differente enviromental.

• Gain understanding of learning and conditioning,

• Gain an understanding of the components of memory, language, cognition, problem solving, and the differing types of memory.

• Become aware of the nature of IQ, IQ testing.

• Gain understanding into sensation and perception, and the components of the five senses.

• Understand the nature of various altered states such as sleep, hypnosis, meditation, drugs, near death experiences, sensory deprivation, dreams, and the sleep disorders.

• Gain awareness into abnormal psychology, classification of the mental disorders, and importance of the DSM/ICD. Learn the symptoms of main mental disorders. (anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, personality disorders, etc.)

• Analyze the social and emotional influences upon human behavior.

• Become aware of how motivation effects emotions,

• Acquire a knowledge of personality and the major theories of personality, personality testing, and nature vs. nurture.

Metody i kryteria oceniania:

Working methods: interactive presentation, brainstorming, discussion, poster, infographic, group work

Credit conditions for the course: activity and positive assessment of tasks. During the course the student can get 60 points. 31 is required to pass.

Tasks for passing:

1) activity during classes,

2) preparing the topic (group task)

preparing presentations in the field of cognitive psychology,

3) participation in a group quiz

4) task on the topic of children's mental disorders.

Punctation:

31-36

37-42 - dst plus

43-48 - db

49-54 - db plus

55-60 - very good

Zajęcia w cyklu "Semestr zimowy 2020/2021" (zakończony)

Okres: 2020-10-01 - 2021-02-23
Wybrany podział planu:


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Koordynatorzy: Anna Wojtkowska
Prowadzący grup: Anna Wojtkowska
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Zaliczenie: Przedmiot - Zaliczenie na ocenę
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