Psychology


Psychology

Forensic Psychology – Dealing with Offenders

This course, by Professor Ciarán O’Keeffe (Buckinghamshire New University), explores how the judicial system deals with offenders, from both a punishment arm and a rehabilitation arm. In the first module, we think about dealing with offenders from...

4 lectures

0:33:25

Professor Ciarán O'Keeffe

Buckinghamshire New University

Psychology

Forensic Psychology – Offender Profiling

This course, by Professor Ciarán O’Keeffe (Buckinghamshire New University), explores offender profiling. In the first module, we think about the top down and bottom up approaches to profiling, and review a range of definitions of offender...

4 lectures

0:32:49

Professor Ciarán O'Keeffe

Buckinghamshire New University

Psychology

Parapsychology – Haunting Experiences

This course, by Professor Ciarán O’Keeffe (Buckinghamshire New University), explores the field of parapsychology, specifically looking at haunting experiences. In the first module, we consider how parapsychology is defined and its three main areas...

5 lectures

0:39:16

Professor Ciarán O'Keeffe

Buckinghamshire New University

Psychology

Forensic Psychology – Cognitive Explanations for Offending

This course, by Professor Ciarán O’Keeffe (Buckinghamshire New University), explores cognitive explanations for offending. In the first module, we think about Eysenck’s criminal personality theory, which separates personality measures into three...

4 lectures

0:34:23

Professor Ciarán O'Keeffe

Buckinghamshire New University

Psychology

Social Influence – Obedience, Compliance and Conformity

This course, by Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya (University of Birmingham), explores social influence in its three primary forms: obedience, compliance, and conformity. In the first module, we think about what social influence is and the power it can have,...

6 lectures

0:54:16

Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya

Birmingham University

Psychology

Research Methods – Probability

This course, by Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya (University of Birmingham), explores probability within the field of statistics. In the first module, we look to understand what statistics are and why they matter. In the second module, we think about...

6 lectures

0:47:05

Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya

Birmingham University

Psychology

Issues and Debates – Individual Versus Situational Factors

This course, by Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya (University of Birmingham), explores the individual versus situational factors debate. In the first module, we think about what drives behaviour and the tendency to focus on internal/individual factors when...

5 lectures

0:42:31

Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya

Birmingham University

Psychology

Psychological Approaches – Visual Perception from Biological and Cognitive Perspectives

This course, by Dr Alex Mitchell (University of Edinburgh), explores visual perception from both a biological and a cognitive perspective. In the first module, we think about what perception psychology is and how the biological structure of our...

5 lectures

0:43:27

Dr Alex Mitchell

Edinburgh University

Psychology

Issues and Debates – A History of Psychological Practice

This course, by Dr Marc Williams (Cardiff University), explores the history of psychological practice, contextualised primarily around our understanding of mental health. In the first module, we think about how normality has been classified over...

4 lectures

0:38:26

Dr Marc Williams

Cardiff University

Psychology

Research Methods – Data Presentation

This course, by Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya (University of Birmingham), explores types of data presentation and data distributions. In the first module, we look at some example graphs which present different sets of data and consider whether they have...

6 lectures

0:39:48

Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya

Birmingham University

Psychology

Memory – Working Memory

This course, by Dr Ashok Jansari (Goldsmiths, University of London) explores the working memory model. In the first module, we think about the history of the model and its origin as a development on from the multi-store (or modal) model of memory....

5 lectures

0:45:47

Dr Ashok Jansari

Goldsmiths, University of London

Psychology

Issues and Debates – Cross Cultural Psychological Research

This course, by Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya (University of Birmingham), explores cross cultural psychological research. In the first module, we think about how we understand culture in the context of psychological research. In the second module, we think...

6 lectures

0:54:23

Dr Ayoub Bouguettaya

Birmingham University

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