SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 1 (MM) - 2017/8

Module code: PSY1031

Module provider

Psychology

Module Leader

LEROUX-RUTLEDGE E Dr (Psychology)

Number of Credits

15

ECTS Credits

7.5

Framework

FHEQ Level 4

JACs code

C880

Module cap (Maximum number of students)

N/A

Module Availability

Semester 2

Overall student workload

Independent Study Hours: 128

Lecture Hours: 22

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
1 Have a broad understanding of the thinking and writing of foundations in social psychology KC
2 Develop the capacity to explain how research questions form and change in social psychology and will be able to describe how fundamental social psychological thinking helps to explain social behaviour KC
3 Provide students the understanding of social psychology as an evidence-based discipline through the presentation of empirical studies and theoretical models.  This course will be the first step for equipping you to specialize in social psychology and will show how theoretical developments and research questions evolve in social psychology 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 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 1 (MM) : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/psy1031

Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Sociology with Psychology BSc (Hons) 2 Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module

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