Introduction to Psychology 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
202UDP1 Z 2 2T Czech winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

In the course students acquire an overview of the basic concepts of general psychology (discovery of the human, motivation, emotion), which are related to its investigation, self-discovery in the study discipline „Dialogue with and Internal Partner“.

Mode of study

Group class lead by an instructor, who introduces students to the given topics through presentation, moderated discussion and discussion, exercises and independent participation of the students.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

No requirements.

Course contents

Students are introduced to the basic concepts of general psychology through presentations and practical tests. Questions regarding perception, recognition, learning, imagination, motivation and emotion are related to their personal experience in individual study disciplines, primarily internal dialogues but also in life's situations. Introduction to general psychology assists in a theory review of the study and a greater view into psychological substance.

Recommended or required reading

Gillernová, I. (2000). Slovník základních pojmů z psychologie. Praha: Fortuna

Hunt, M. (2000). Dějiny psychologie. Praha: Portál

Nakonečný, M. (1995). Lexikon psychologie. Praha: Vodnář

Plháková, A. (2004). Učebnice obecné psychologie. Praha: Academia

Plháková, A. (2006). Dějiny psychologie. Praha: Grada

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on class attendance (70%) and completion of the semester paper on a recommended or selected topic (30%).

Further information

This course is an elective for all students of this school

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

room R312

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Thu 09:00–11:00 Eva SLAVÍKOVÁ Učebna
Karlova 26, Praha 1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans