Psychology

From social influence to memory, attachment to psychopathology, and everything in between.

Psychology

Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development

Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development

In this course, Dr Richard O’Connor (University of Hull) discusses Piaget’s theory of cognitive development. We begin, in module one, by getting to grips with the key concepts of Piaget’s theory, including his proposed stages of cognitive development, ...

Dr Richard O'Connor

Hull University

Psychology

Aggression

Aggression

In this course, Dr Claire Lawrence (University of Nottingham) discusses the psychology of aggression and aggressive behaviour. We begin, in module one, by thinking about the genetic basis for aggression, associated with the so-called ...

Dr Claire Lawrence

Nottingham University

Psychology

Eating Behaviour

Eating Behaviour

In this course, Professor Jane Ogden (University of Surrey) discusses eating behaviour and its related problems. We begin by exploring why we eat what we eat, focussing on cognitive and developmental models of food preferences in module one and the ...

Prof. Jane Ogden

Surrey University

Psychology

Forensic Psychology

Forensic Psychology

In this course, Professor David Canter (University of Liverpool) provides an introduction to the field of forensic psychology and some of the most important practices and areas of research associated with it ...

Prof. David Canter

Liverpool University

Psychology

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia

In this course, Mr Kevin Silber (University of Derby) explores different aspects of the severe mental health condition schizophrenia, including its characteristics, causes and available treatments. We begin, in module one, with considering the positive ...

Mr Kevin Silber

Derby University

Psychology

Prejudice

Prejudice

In this course, Dr Juliet Wakefield (Nottingham Trent University) discusses prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination. We begin, in module one, with a definition of these three concepts, before moving on, in module two, to explore some social ...

Dr Juliet Wakefield

Nottingham Trent University