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Social Psychology


Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1

  • Semester 1: Tuesday 12 pm - 2 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1: Tuesday 9 am -11 am

Contact: Dr Janelle Jones
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: "PSY115 (SBC104), PSY109 (SBC142), PSY121(SBC141)"

Have you ever wondered what influences our perceptions, emotions, thoughts, and behaviours? This module in Social Psychology will provide an overview of the classic and contemporary scientific theories and methods used to address how other people and different contexts can shape these processes. Topics covered will include the self, social cognition, attitudes and attitude change, social influence, group processes, and stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 60.0% Examination, 35.0% Coursework, 5.0% Practical
Level: 5

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