New Trends of Psychology
Course code
PSP6054.LT
old course code
PSP6054
Course title in Estonian
Uued suunad psühholoogias
Course title in English
New Trends of Psychology
ECTS credits
4.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
28
Teaching semester
spring 1
Assessment form
assessment
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2019/2020  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.
Teacher
prof. A.Toomela, PhD; Jaan Valsiner
Study literature
Õppejõud valib vastavalt teemakäsitlusele teadusartiklid; loengumapp.
Replacement literature
Õppejõud valib vastavalt teemakäsitlusele teadusartiklid; loengumapp.