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3451

PSYCH 109G

: Mind, Brain and Behaviour
2023 Semester One (1233)
Topics covered may include: the nature of sensory and perceptual processes, the cause of perceptual illusions, the structure and function of the human brain, approaches to animal and human learning, models of human language and memory, and the design of psychological experiments. A laboratory component, in which students are required to participate as subjects, forms part of the course.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions
3452

PSYCH 109G

: Mind, Brain and Behaviour
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Topics covered may include: the nature of sensory and perceptual processes, the cause of perceptual illusions, the structure and function of the human brain, approaches to animal and human learning, models of human language and memory, and the design of psychological experiments. A laboratory component, in which students are required to participate as subjects, forms part of the course.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions
3453

PSYCH 109G

: Mind, Brain and Behaviour
2022 Semester One (1223)
Topics covered may include: the nature of sensory and perceptual processes, the cause of perceptual illusions, the structure and function of the human brain, approaches to animal and human learning, models of human language and memory, and the design of psychological experiments. A laboratory component, in which students are required to participate as subjects, forms part of the course.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions
3454

PSYCH 202

: Biopsychology
2021 Semester One (1213)
Provides a basic introduction to the structure and function of the brain, neuropsychology, and genetic and hormonal influences on behaviour. This course includes a compulsory laboratory component.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I Psychology or 15 points from BIOSCI 101, 103

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3455

PSYCH 202

: Biopsychology
2020 Semester One (1203)
Provides a basic introduction to the structure and function of the brain, neuropsychology, and genetic and hormonal influences on behaviour. This course includes a compulsory laboratory component.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I Psychology or 15 points from BIOSCI 101, 103

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3456

PSYCH 203

: Learning and Behaviour
2021 Semester Two (1215)
A consideration of the environmental factors that control and modify animal (including human) behaviour. Generally, an experimental laboratory approach is taken, and quantitative theories are stressed. Topics include: classical and operant conditioning, theories of reinforcement, the stimulus control of operant behaviour, behavioural analyses of problem solving, concept learning and language, choice, self control, remembering and experimental design. This course includes a compulsory laboratory component.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 30 points at Stage I Psychology or 15 points from BIOSCI 101, 103

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3457

PSYCH 211

: Psychology for Society
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Examines what we do and can know in psychology, and why and how we know it, including philosophy of science, methodology, ethics, research outcomes, and particular methods. Embeds a focus on the cultural context of Āotearoa/New Zealand within which psychological knowledge is applied. Introduces broad content in preparation for more advanced study.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions

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3458

PSYCH 211

: Psychology for Society
2021 Academic Year Term (1211)
Examines what we do and can know in psychology, and why and how we know it, including philosophy of science, methodology, ethics, research outcomes, and particular methods. Embeds a focus on the cultural context of Āotearoa/New Zealand within which psychological knowledge is applied. Introduces broad content in preparation for more advanced study.
Subject: Psychology
No pre-requisites or restrictions

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3459

PSYCH 300

: Applied Psychology
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Discusses psychological issues relating to illnesses and well-being of people in the workplace. Consideration will be given both to the theoretical models which have been developed and to the types of methodology used in their investigation. Emphasis is given to the interplay between science and practice.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125

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3460

PSYCH 303

: Cognitive Science
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Provides an introduction to cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience. Topics covered include: visual and auditory perception, attention, memory, thinking and problem-solving. 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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3461

PSYCH 303

: Cognitive Science
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Provides an introduction to cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience. Topics covered include: visual and auditory perception, attention, memory, thinking and problem-solving. 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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3462

PSYCH 305

: Human Neuroscience
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Covers material relating to the neural basis of cognitive processes, including perception, attention, memory and language. Students will be introduced to different methods of inferring mind-brain relations in normal and neurologically-impaired individuals, and different ways of conceptualising mind-brain relations, such as connectionism and modularism.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or MEDSCI 206 or PHYSIOL 220

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3463

PSYCH 305

: Human Neuroscience
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Covers material relating to the neural basis of cognitive processes, including perception, attention, memory and language. Students will be introduced to different methods of inferring mind-brain relations in normal and neurologically-impaired individuals, and different ways of conceptualising mind-brain relations, such as connectionism and modularism.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or MEDSCI 206 or PHYSIOL 220

Outline is not available yet

3464

PSYCH 305

: Human Neuroscience
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Covers material relating to the neural basis of cognitive processes, including perception, attention, memory and language. Students will be introduced to different methods of inferring mind-brain relations in normal and neurologically-impaired individuals, and different ways of conceptualising mind-brain relations, such as connectionism and modularism.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125, or MEDSCI 206 or PHYSIOL 220

Outline is not available yet

3465

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

Outline is not available yet

3466

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

Outline is not available yet

3467

PSYCH 308A

: Directed Study
2024 Semester One (1243)
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 and Programme Director approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 308 A and B, or PSYCH 308

Outline is not available yet

3468

PSYCH 308B

: Directed Study
2024 Semester Two (1245)
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 and Programme Director approval</i>
Subject: Psychology
To complete this course students must enrol in PSYCH 308 A and B, or PSYCH 308

Outline is not available yet

3469

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
3470

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
3471

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

Outline is not available yet

3472

PSYCH 310

: Introduction to Clinical Psychology
2024 Semester Two (1245)
Describes and evaluates psychological approaches to the assessment and treatment of those mental health problems, in adults and children, most commonly encountered by clinical psychologists. Consideration is given to work in mental health, corrections, child protection and neuropsychology rehabilitation. Issues relevant to Māori mental health, gender, cross-cultural work and prevention are included.
Subject: Psychology
Prerequisite: 45 points at Stage II in Psychology and 15 points from STATS 100-125

Outline is not available yet

3473

PSYCH 315

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

Outline is not available yet

3474

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

Outline is not available yet

3475

PSYCH 320

: Culture and Psychology
2024 Semester Two (1245)
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

Outline is not available yet