PSYC106-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Introductory Psychology - Social, Personality and Developmental

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

An introduction to social psychology, developmental psychology, personality and individual differences, and abnormal psychology.

Psychology is a diverse and thriving science devoted to understanding behaviour and the human mind. In PSYC106 you will receive an introduction to four major domains: personality, abnormal, social, and developmental psychology, in addition to applied and industrial/organizational psychology. You will also learn about the different research methods used in each of these domains. The course text listed below contains relevant reading materials for the different lecture modules (see Chapters 11 – 17). Some lectures may also require supplementary reading. Details for the latter will be provided by individual lecturers in due course.

Learning Outcomes

On successfully passing this course, students will:
(a) Have learned some of the key terms used in the study of developmental, social, abnormal, and   applied psychology.
(b) Have gained an understanding of key concepts and theories in developmental, social, abnormal, and applied psychology.
(c) Have practiced some of the research techniques in the laboratory that are used to gain scientific knowledge in psychology.
(d) Have demonstrated elementary abilities in handling quantitative data in psychology.
(e) Have demonstrated abilities to write clearly about research procedures and data in a research report.
(f) Have practiced effective study skills.

Restrictions

PSYC103, PSYC104

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 09:00 - 10:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 12:00 - 13:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Wednesday 16:00 - 17:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 08:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
02 Monday 10:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
03 Monday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
04 Monday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
05 Monday 16:00 - 18:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
06 Tuesday 08:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
07 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
08 Tuesday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
09 Tuesday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
10 Tuesday 16:00 - 18:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
11 Tuesday 18:00 - 20:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
12 Wednesday 08:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
13 Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
14 Wednesday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
15 Wednesday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
16 Wednesday 16:00 - 18:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
17 Wednesday 18:00 - 20:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
18 Thursday 08:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
19 Thursday 10:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
20 Thursday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
21 Thursday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
22 Thursday 16:00 - 18:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
23 Friday 08:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
24 Friday 10:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
25 Friday 12:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
26 Friday 14:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Saturday 10:00 - 11:30 A1 Lecture Theatre
7 Sep - 13 Sep

Course Coordinator

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the departments and colleges page

Assessment

2018 Assessment to be advised

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $867.00

International fee $4,250.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the department and colleges page.

All PSYC106 Occurrences

  • PSYC106-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020