PY7159 1920 (T2) Foundations of Psychology: Origins and Concepts, Individual Differences and Social Psychology (OC)

This module has three principle aims. Firstly, to develop a critical awareness of issues pertaining to ontology, epistemology, philosophy of science and the history of psychology as a discipline. Secondly, to present the major theoretical perspectives in individual differences. Thirdly, to introduce issues and debates in social psychology. An ongoing theme of the module will be to consider the implications of the knowledge imparted for real-life events and the development of professional practice.
Primary Instructor: Martin Willis