Social Psychology

PSY30009, formerly LSY307 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • 1 Semester

Contact hours

  • 36 hours over the teaching period (normally 3 hours per week)

Aims and objectives

This unit involves the scientific study of behaviour in a social context. The aim is to introduce students to the key theories and research methods used by social psychologists to explain and predict people's thoughts, feelings and actions in social situations.

Courses with unit

*From July, 2013 this unit will be taught at the Hawthorn Campus
 
This is a prescribed unit of study in the Social Science Major/s. It may also be undertaken as a unit of study in any other Swinburne degree program, subject to the prerequisite and degree requirements.
 

Please note that unit codes have changed from 2014. Please ensure that you check the unit entry for the correct 2014 unit code.