Course level

Undergraduate

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

(PY260 + 269) or PY293

Companion

PSYC1040 if not taken in first year

Recommended prerequisite

Course coordinator

Professor Thomas Suddendorf (Sem 1), TBA (Sem 2) enquiries for Sem 2 contactus@psy.uq.edu.au

Assessment methods

Summative laboratory exercises, tutorial quizzes 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 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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

Course description

This course is concerned with how the mind works. Cognitive topics include memory, imagery, language, intelligence and comparative psychology. The course also focuses on learning including the experimental analysis of behaviour as derived from principles of associative learning. Laboratory sessions will focus on training of skills including gathering, analysing and presenting information, and in providing feedback.

Archived offerings

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