Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Thirty-six hours of lectures and/or seminars. |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours.
No prerequisites are required for this subject
No corequisites are required for this subject
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
An accredited psychology major sequence
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
There are no non allowed subjects
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards of Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit Website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr David Sewell, Dr Jason Forte
12th floor Redmond Barry Building (Building 115 Map)
Telephone: + 61 3 8344 6377
In this subject key theoretical issues of contemporary interest in cognitive psychology are addressed. Relevant theoretical and empirical articles being discussed and evaluated. Topics will be selected from the following: sensation and perception; theories of brain function; memory; consciousness, music & neuroimaging.
The subject aims to:
Written work of no more than 2000 words (50%) to be completed during semester. A take-home examination of no more than 1500 words made up of essay questions set by lecturers involved in the subject (50%). Questions are to be handed out in week 11 and answers are to be submitted in the examination period.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
There are no prescribed texts
|Recommended Texts:|| |
There are no recommended text books.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject,students will have developed
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology |
Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology
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