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2751

PSYCH 306

: Research Methods in Psychology
2021 Semester One (1213)
Deals with principles and practices relevant to psychological research, including philosophy of science, research ethics, research design, measurement of dependent variables, describing and analysing data, and interpreting results. Participation in the laboratory component of this course is compulsory.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125

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2752

PSYCH 308

: Directed Study
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A course of research supervised by a staff member and written up as a course for publication instead of a final examination. <i>Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125 Corequisite: Student must be enrolled in (or have completed) an additional 45 points at Stage III in Psychology courses plus Head of School approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 308 A and B, or PSYCH 308

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2753

PSYCH 308B

: Directed Study
2023 Semester Two (1235)
A course of research supervised by a staff member and written up as a course for publication instead of a final examination. <i>Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125 Corequisite: Student must be enrolled in (or have completed) an additional 45 points at Stage III in Psychology courses plus Head of School approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 308 A and B, or PSYCH 308
2754

PSYCH 308B

: Directed Study
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A course of research supervised by a staff member and written up as a course for publication instead of a final examination. <i>Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125 Corequisite: Student must be enrolled in (or have completed) an additional 45 points at Stage III in Psychology courses plus Head of School approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 308 A and B, or PSYCH 308
2755

PSYCH 309

: Learning
2021 Semester One (1213)
A discussion of how behaviour is controlled and modified by discriminative stimuli and by consequential reinforcers and punishers. The emphasis is on laboratory research with animals, but with some human data also considered. Topics include: choice behaviour, punishment, avoidance, psychophysics, memory, and cognition. This course includes a compulsory laboratory component.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or 45 points at Stage II in Biological Sciences
Restriction: PSYCH 362

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2756

PSYCH 315

: Special Topic
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions

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2757

PSYCH 317

: Evolution, Behaviour and Cognition
2023 Semester One (1233)
How does behaviour in non-human animals evolve? Do other animals have language? Do they have culture? Can human behaviour be explained in evolutionary terms? This course addresses these questions and the methods that can be used to answer them.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or 45 points at Stage II in Biological Sciences

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2758

PSYCH 319

: Psychology and Gender
2021 Semester Two (1215)
The study of gender is crucial to understanding many everyday aspects of our lives, as well as many contemporary social issues. This course provides an introduction to selected key issues in the critical psychology of gender, from a social constructionist perspective. Topics that will be covered include gendered bodies, masculinity and femininity, sexuality, rape, and mental health.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or 30 points at Stage II in Gender Studies

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2759

PSYCH 320

: Culture and Psychology
2021 Semester Two (1215)
It is through culture that we make sense of ourselves and our world. Of key interest is how culture, ethnicity and context all play a major role in understanding human experience including behaviour, thoughts, and emotions. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking and analytic skills, and helping students think about their own values and norms from a cultural perspective.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125

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2760

PSYCH 320

: Culture and Psychology
2020 Semester Two (1205)
It is through culture that we make sense of ourselves and our world. Of key interest is how culture, ethnicity and context all play a major role in understanding human experience including behaviour, thoughts, and emotions. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking and analytic skills, and helping students think about their own values and norms from a cultural perspective.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125

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2761

PSYCH 323

: Changes across the Lifespan
2021 Academic Year Term (1211)
A range of topics in applied psychology will be addressed with an emphasis on how those topics fit within the traditional organizing principle of developmental psychology. This will include consideration of theoretical perspectives and methods used to investigate the developing mind across the lifespan.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: PSYCH 211

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2762

PSYCH 324

: The Behaving Brain
2021 Academic Year Term (1211)
A range of topics in applied psychology will be addressed with an emphasis on how those topics fit within the traditional organizing principle of cognitive science. This will include consideration of the evolved cognitive architecture of minds, and the structure and function of brains.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: PSYCH 211

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2763

PSYCH 370B

: Research Project
2023 Semester Two (1235)
The main focus of the research project is to undertake practical research-related activities under the direction of a supervisor. The work undertaken will be communicated by the student in the form of a research report. The research activities across the year will give students a broader experience of research and academic activities in the School of Psychology. <i>Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125 Corequisite: 45 points at Stage III or above in Psychology and Head of School approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 308 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 370 A and B, or PSYCH 370
2764

PSYCH 651A

: Practicum
2022 Semester One (1223)
This includes a practical component of up to 1,500 hours of supervised work in an approved applied psychology setting, with an emphasis on the application of research principles and designs. Evaluation is by internal assessment and assessment by field supervisors.
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 650 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 651 A and B

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2765

PSYCH 651A

: Practicum
2021 Semester One (1213)
This includes a practical component of up to 1,500 hours of supervised work in an approved applied psychology setting, with an emphasis on the application of research principles and designs. Evaluation is by internal assessment and assessment by field supervisors.
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 650 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 651 A and B

Outline is not available yet

2766

PSYCH 651B

: Practicum
2022 Semester Two (1225)
This includes a practical component of up to 1,500 hours of supervised work in an approved applied psychology setting, with an emphasis on the application of research principles and designs. Evaluation is by internal assessment and assessment by field supervisors.
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 650 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 651 A and B

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2767

PSYCH 651B

: Practicum
2021 Semester Two (1215)
This includes a practical component of up to 1,500 hours of supervised work in an approved applied psychology setting, with an emphasis on the application of research principles and designs. Evaluation is by internal assessment and assessment by field supervisors.
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 650 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 651 A and B

Outline is not available yet

2768

PSYCH 651B

: Practicum
2021 Semester One (1213)
This includes a practical component of up to 1,500 hours of supervised work in an approved applied psychology setting, with an emphasis on the application of research principles and designs. Evaluation is by internal assessment and assessment by field supervisors.
Subject: Psychology
Restriction: PSYCH 650 To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 651 A and B

Outline is not available yet

2769

PSYCH 708A

: Clinical Neuropsychology
2021 Semester One (1213)
Consists of: an introduction to neuroanatomy and neuropathology, seminars on the major areas of neuropsychological dysfunction, introduction to community-used test materials and theoretical issues of neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological dysfunction, individual assessment and individual case studies.
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 708 A and B

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2770

PSYCH 708B

: Clinical Neuropsychology
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Consists of: an introduction to neuroanatomy and neuropathology, seminars on the major areas of neuropsychological dysfunction, introduction to community-used test materials and theoretical issues of neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological dysfunction, individual assessment and individual case studies.
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 708 A and B
2771

PSYCH 708B

: Clinical Neuropsychology
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Consists of: an introduction to neuroanatomy and neuropathology, seminars on the major areas of neuropsychological dysfunction, introduction to community-used test materials and theoretical issues of neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological dysfunction, individual assessment and individual case studies.
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 708 A and B
2772

PSYCH 708B

: Clinical Neuropsychology
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Consists of: an introduction to neuroanatomy and neuropathology, seminars on the major areas of neuropsychological dysfunction, introduction to community-used test materials and theoretical issues of neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological dysfunction, individual assessment and individual case studies.
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 708 A and B

Outline is not available yet

2773

PSYCH 708B

: Clinical Neuropsychology
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Consists of: an introduction to neuroanatomy and neuropathology, seminars on the major areas of neuropsychological dysfunction, introduction to community-used test materials and theoretical issues of neuropsychological assessment, neuropsychological dysfunction, individual assessment and individual case studies.
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 708 A and B
2774

PSYCH 714

: Cognitive Neuroscience
2020 Semester One (1203)
An advanced seminar on cognitive neuroscience. Topics may include: neuroanatomy, neuroimaging methodologies, neurological and developmental disorders, and the organisation of higher cognitive functions such as attention, language, memory and executive functions. Emphasis will be placed on current developments relevant to the understanding of human psychological processes.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions

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2775

PSYCH 715

: Psychology and Sustainability
2021 Semester One (1213)
Human behaviour and thinking is central to both the sustainability problem and viable solutions. This course considers the psychological barriers to thinking and acting sustainably and how theories and research on emotions, modelling, identity, belonging, moral development and the evolution of cooperation can be applied to overcome these barriers. There will be particular emphasis on how to develop 'sustainability consciousness' in individuals and organisations.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions

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