New Trends of Psychology
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Uued suunad psühholoogias
Course title in English
New Trends of Psychology
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
Jaan Valsiner (language of instruction:English)
lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Bring the participant up to date with new directions and methods in different fields of psychology. Develop the skill to critically analyze research and evaluate their methodological adequacy.

Brief description of the course
In seminaries analyzes the new developmental trends in psychology and introduces new publications. The set of discussed topics varies each year.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has knowledge about the newest trends and methods in psychology;
- is able to analyze critically research papers and evaluate their methodological adequacy.
prof. A.Toomela, PhD; Jaan Valsiner