Introduction to Psychology
This lecture introduces students to the topic of psychology and highlights the scientific nature of the study of mind and behaviour.
This lecture introduces students to the area of sensation and perception. It demonstrates the role of perception through the use of visual illusions.
Development across the Lifespan
This aspect of the course takes students through the development of the person from birth right through to old age, along with the various problems that they encounter whist developing.
This topic introduces students to one of the key concepts in Behavioural Analysis, and demonstrates its’ role in everyday life.
Stress & Coping
The section of the course will look at the causes, the factors that influence and the effects of stress along with the various coping strategies used to deal with it.
The area of the programme will examine the various theories of personality and discuss the central debates in the area.
This topic will focus on providing an overview of the various psychological disorders and their prevalence in society today.
Social Influence and Conformity
This area of the course focuses one of the key concepts in Social Psychology, which are applicable to everyday life.