Module code: PSY2026

Module provider


Module Leader

GRANDISON AM Dr (Psychology)

Number of Credits


ECT Credits



FHEQ Level 5

JACs code


Module cap (Maximum number of students)


Module Availability

Semester 2

Overall student workload

Lecture Hours: 22

Seminar Hours: 10

Assessment pattern

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

Alternative Assessment


Prerequisites / Co-requisites

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
An understanding of the nature and scope of research in cognitive psychology K
An awareness of the theoretical approaches that have been used to describe and explain behaviour in this domain KCT
An ability to present evidence of reasoning and analytical skills that will enable them to critically evaluate research using these approaches CPT

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 COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY 2 (MM) :

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

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2017/8 academic year.