HPS204 - Social Psychology
2024 unit information
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Community Based Delivery (CBD)*, Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
Human Social Behaviour
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.
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Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
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1 x 1 hour online lecture per week
*National Indigenous Knowledges, Education, Research and Innovation (NIKERI) Institute students only.
Drop-in Q&A online sessions will be scheduled throughout the trimester; see the unit cloud site for more details.
This Unit covers the main theories and research methods of social psychology. Topics include: research methods and ethical issues in social psychology; social cognition; attribution; nature and measurement of attitudes; changing attitudes; conformity and social change; group processes and decision-making; prejudice and intergroup behaviour; culture; self and identity; aggression; attraction and close relationships; and prosocial behaviour.
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