DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 1 (MM) - 2017/8

Module code: PSY1030

Module provider

Psychology

Module Leader

WILLIAMS EI Dr (Psychology)

Number of Credits

15

ECT Credits

7.5

Framework

FHEQ Level 4

JACs code

C820

Module cap (Maximum number of students)

N/A

Module Availability

Semester 1

Overall student workload

Lecture Hours: 22

Tutorial Hours: 4

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework ESSAY (6 PAGES) 50%
Examination MCQ EXAM (60 MINUTES) 50%

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Prerequisites / Co-requisites

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
An understanding of the basic concepts and principal theoretical issues that are involved in the study of developmental phenomena KC
An understanding of the wide range of research methods which are used by developmental psychologists KCP
An understanding and appreciation of how theories in developmental psychology can be tested using empirical evidence KC
An ability to develop critical arguments about the nature of human psychological development supported by appropriate empirical evidence and theory  KCT

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Module content

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Assessment Strategy

Reading list

Reading list for DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 1 (MM) : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/psy1030

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