HPS204 - Introduction to Social Psychology
|Enrolment modes:||(B, G, W, X)|
Trimester 1, Trimester 3 (X)
|Unit chair:||J Webb (B)|
|Prerequisite:||HPS111 and HPS121|
|Incompatible with:||HPS674, HPS774|
1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 1 x 2 hour tutorial per fortnight
Note:Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
ContentThis unit covers the main theories and research methods of social psychology. Topics include: ethical issues in social psychology; social knowledge; attribution; nature and measurement of attitudes; changing attitudes; social influence; group processes and decision-making; prejudice; self and identity; affiliation, attraction and love; and prosocial behaviour.
AssessmentExamination (2 hours) 50%, assignment (2000 words) 50%
Vaughan, G & Hogg, M 2011, Social Psychology, 6th edn, Prentice-Hall, Sydney
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
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