Advanced Topics in Experimental Psychology
|Course code PSYC6740||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Psychology|
This course forms part of an Australian Psychological Society accredited sequence.
Students study advanced topics in the area of experimental psychology including cognition, cognitive development, perception, learning and neuroscience. A wide range of topics within each of these three areas will be offered and may vary from year to year.
Not to count with PSYC4400.
Not available in 2015
|Previously offered in 2014|
|Objectives||On successful completion of this course, students will be able to will further develop their ability to:|
1. search for relevant and suitable reading material
2. interpret this material
3. critically evaluate the material
4. verbally present information in an interesting and comprehensible manner with appropriate interpretation and evaluation
5. present information in written format in an interesting and comprehensible manner with appropriate interpretation and evaluation
Knowledge: Students will be expected to gain knowledge in their topic area at an advanced level.
|Content||As the course deals with current research in experimental psychology, the list of topics will be available at the beginning of the semester.|
|Assumed Knowledge||An APS accredited sequence in Psychology (years 1 - 3)|
|Modes of Delivery||Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning|
|Contact Hours||Seminar: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|