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Psychology

SCQF Level 08 (8 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
PSYL08014 Critical Thinking Not delivered this year 0
PSYL08015 SV1 Data Analysis for Psychology in R 2 Full Year 20
PSYL08013 SV1 Data Analysis for Psychology in R1 Full Year 20
PSYL08009 SV1 Psychology 1A Semester 1 20
PSYL08010 SV1 Psychology 1B Semester 2 20
PSYL08011 SV1 Psychology 2A Semester 1 20
PSYL08012 SV1 Psychology 2B Semester 2 20
PPLS08001 Research Methods and Statistics Not delivered this year 20

SCQF Level 10 (38 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
PSYL10161 SV1 Behavioural Genetics Semester 2 20
PSYL10160 SV1 Causal cognition Semester 1 20
PSYL10159 Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10102 SS1 Critical Analysis Full Year 10
PSYL10134 Critical and Discursive Social Psychology Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10135 Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience: Childhood Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10136 SV1 Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience: Infancy Semester 2 20
PSYL10153 Developmental Psychopathology Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10004 SS1 Dissertation in Psychology Flexible 40
PSYL10137 Frontal Lobe Functions: Clinical and Experimental Approaches Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10005 SS1 General Paper in Psychology Full Year 10
PSYL10163 History and Theory of Psychology Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10157 SV1 Human Personality Semester 1 20
PSYL10162 SV1 Identities and Collective Behaviour Semester 1 20
PSYL10151 Introduction to Neural Network Modelling Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10149 SV1 Methods and Controversies in Parapsychology Semester 1 20
PSYL10148 Moral Judgement and Behaviour Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10147 Motivation and Emotion Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10158 Origins of competence: Cognitive Ability, Interests, and Conscientiousness Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10152 SV1 Perception, Action, Cognition Semester 2 20
PSYL10146 Personality Topics Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10156 Phenomenological Psychology and Psychotherapy Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10145 SV1 Psychological Therapies Semester 1 20
PSYL10131 Psychology Mini-Dissertation Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10143 Psychology Outreach and Engagement Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10090 SS1 Psychology Tutorial Course Blocks 2-3 (Sem 1-2) 10
PSYL10150 SV1 Psychology in Action Full Year 10
PSYL10144 SV1 Psychology of Language Understanding Semester 1 20
PSYL10127 SV1 Research Methods & Statistics 3 Semester 2 10
PSYL10126 SV1 Research Methods and Statistics 2 Semester 1 10
PSYL10142 Research Methods and Statistics 2 Not delivered this year 10
PSYL10141 SV1 Science of Close Relationships Semester 2 20
PSYL10155 Social Psychological Approaches to Health Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10140 Social Psychology of Groups Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10139 The Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention Not delivered this year 20
PSYL10164 SV1 The Functional Organisation of Visual Cortex - A Cognitive Neuroscience Approach Semester 2 20
PSYL10154 SV1 The Psychology of Mental Health Semester 2 20
PSYL10138 Thinking and Reasoning Not delivered this year 20

SCQF Level 11 (19 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
PSYL11082 SV1 Brain Imaging in Cognitive Neuroscience Semester 2 10
PSYL11058 SV1 Clinical Neuropsychology Semester 2 20
PSYL11029 SV1 Disorders of language functions Semester 2 10
PSYL11036 SV1 Dissertation (MScR, Psychology General) Full Year 180
PSYL11032 SV1 Dissertation in Human Cognitive Neuropsychology Full Year 60
PSYL11033 SV1 Dissertation in Individual Differences Psychology Full Year 60
PSYL11034 SV1 Dissertation in Psychology Full Year 60
PSYL11092 SV1 Dissertation in Social Psychology Full Year 60
PSYL11037 SV1 Dissertation with Coursework (MScR, Psychology General) Full Year 140
PSYL11003 SV1 Language Production Semester 1 10
PSYL11054 SV1 Multivariate Statistics and Methodology using R Semester 2 10
PSYL11062 SV1 Postgraduate Dissertation in Psychology of Language Full Year 60
PSYL11091 SV1 Problem-based Social Psychological Research Semester 2 10
PSYL11065 SV1 Psychological Research Skills Full Year 20
PSYL11072 SV1 Qualitative Methodologies in Psychological Research Semester 1 10
PSYL11089 SV1 Research Methods in Social Psychology Semester 1 10
PSYL11078 SV1 Seminar in Intelligence Semester 2 20
PSYL11070 SV1 Specialist Techniques in Psychological Research Semester 1 10
PSYL11053 SV1 Univariate Statistics and Methodology using R Semester 1 10
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Not available to visiting students - SS
Part-year visiting students only - VV
 
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