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Applied Topics in Psychology

Enrolment code: KHA256/356

Offered: Launceston: may be taken in semester 1 OR semester 2

Unit description:

Introduces specialist topics in psychology and explores the theoretical bases of these topics and related ethical and professional issues. Laboratory classes will complement and extend the areas covered in the lectures and introduce students to the practical issues involved in these areas. Topics covered will vary from year to year depending on staff availability and expertise. Among the topics envisaged are sport psychology, educational psychology, rehabilitation psychology, human factors and aviation psychology. With approval, students may undertake relevant and suitable units from other disciplines and have that participation counted as part of this unit.

Staff Dr G Hannan (Coordinator) For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures, a 2-hr lab class weekly (13 weeks) Timetable
Prerequisites (KHA101 and KHA102 ) or KHA100 or (HGP101 and HGP102)  
Corequisites KHA201  
Assessment mode 2-hr exam in Nov (50%), lab reports totalling 2,500 words (50%). Satisfactory performance in the lab component is required for a full pass Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc tba Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Psychology  
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
Bachelor of Science (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Commerce (See also combined degrees)
Faculty website Faculty of Science and Engineering  
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