Course: Introduction to psychology for Erasmus students

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Course title Introduction to psychology for Erasmus students
Course code KPP/ITP-E
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction English
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Rozkovcová Andrea, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Nišponská Magda, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1) General psychology and terminology 2) Developmental psychology 3) Big psychologists and theories 4) Positive psychology and practical use

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 34 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course acquaints students with chosen topics of psychology.
After completion of the course student will be able 1. to understand the content of prescribed curriculum of Introduction to psychology for Erasmus students 2. to reflect the topic critically 3. to demonstrate specific intellectual skills gained in a course in writing of a semestral thesis 4. to be motivated for continuous learning in the field
Prerequisites
Student is able to listen (understand), speak and write in english language.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written assignment

Study objectives: 1. active participation on the lecture 2. participants will perform all given tasks 3. reading of relevant academic texts 4. writing a semestral academic paper 5. successful accomplishment of institutional objectives of the course - attainment above the minimum requirements for the award of credits
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