Course level

Undergraduate

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Tutorial hours

Incompatible

PY263 or PY292

Companion

PSYC1040, if not taken in first year

Recommended prerequisite

Course coordinator

Prof Matthew Hornsey (Sem1), Dr Courtney von Hippel (Sem 2)

Assessment methods

Article review, report and final examination

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

How are your feelings and actions influenced by other people? This course explores how the social environment affects behaviour, thinking and attitudes of individuals and groups. Topics include love and hate, conformity and individuality, group processes, communication and psychology in the work environment.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile