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 five major domains: personality, abnormal, social, developmental, and industrial and organisational psychology, in addition to environmental 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. Some lectures may also require supplementary reading. Details for the latter will be provided by individual lecturers in during the course.

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 Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
02 Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
03 Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
04 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
05 Tuesday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (21/7-11/8, 15/9-6/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
06 Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
07 Wednesday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
08 Wednesday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
09 Wednesday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
10 Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (22/7-12/8, 16/9-7/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
11 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
12 Thursday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
13 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
14 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
15 Thursday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (23/7-13/8, 17/9-8/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
16 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
17 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
18 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
19 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct
20 Friday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 115 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
Psychology - Sociology 116 (24/7-14/8, 18/9-9/10)
20 Jul - 16 Aug
14 Sep - 11 Oct

Timetable Note

Lectures self-allocation will be accessible through My Timetable on Wednesday, July 8, and Labs self-allocation will be accessible through My Timetable on Monday, July 13.

Lab classes will start from the second week of the term, beginning July 20.

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Research Assignments 20%
Multi-Choice End-of-Semester Exam 30%
Lab Exercises/Quizzes 16%
Research Participation 4%
Multi-Choice Mid-Semester Test 30%


2018 Assessment to be advised

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Schacter, D., Gilbert, D., Wegner, D., & Hood, B; Psychology; 3rd European Edition; London: Palgrave, 2020.

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