Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

270 - Degree in Psychology

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
25910 - Social psychology I
Faculty / School:
301 - Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas
270 - Degree in Psychology
First Four-month period
Subject Type:

5.1. Methodological overview

The methodology followed in this course is oriented towards achievement of the learning objectives. It is based on active participation, case studies, teamwork etc. that favors the development of communicative skills and critical thinking. A wide range of teaching and learning tasks are implemented, such as lectures, practical activities, practice sessions, autonomous work, tutorials, and academic guidance.

Further information regarding the course will be provided on the first day of class.

5.2. Learning tasks

The course includes 6 ECTS organized according to:

- Lectures (1,2 ECTS): 30 hours.

- Practice sessions (0,8 ECTS): 20 hours.

- Autonomous work (1,6 ECTS): 40 hours.

- Study (2 ECTS): 50 hours.

- Assessment (0,4 ECTS): 10 hours.

5.3. Syllabus

I. Epistemological, Conceptual, Theoretical, and Methodological Topics of Social Psychology

1. Introduction to Social Psychology
2. Concept and Object in Social Psychology 
3. Historical Evolution of Social Psychology
4. Theoretical Perspectives I: Freud and Psychoanalysis. Lewin and Gestalt 
5. Theoretical Perspectives II: Skinner and Conductism. Mead and Symbolic Interaccionism 
6. Research Methods in Social Psychology

II. Social Cognition

7. Social Cognition
8. Social Perception
9. Social Atribution
10. Social Identity
11. Attitudes
12. Persuation and Attitudes' Change

5.4. Course planning and calendar

For further details concerning the timetable, classroom and further information regarding this course please refer to the "Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas" website