New Trends of Psychology
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Uued suunad psühholoogias
Course title in English
New Trends of Psychology
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
spring 1
Assessment form
lecturer of 2020/2021  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2020/2021  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
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.
Independent work
According to Course Programme working through the relevant literature.
Learning outcomes in the course
Has knowledge about the newest trends and methods in psychology. Is able to analyze critically research papers and evaluate their methodological adequacy.
Assessment methods
Pass/Fail Assessment.
prof. A.Toomela, PhD; Jaan Valsiner
Replacement literature
Õppejõud valib vastavalt teemakäsitlusele teadusartiklid; loengumapp.