Course: Introducing into psychology

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Course title Introducing into psychology
Course code KPS/7910
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Wedlichová Iva, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Psychology as a science (subject disciplines). 2. Psychological tendencies of the 20th century (the main ideas, leaders, contribution to the present). 3. Determination of mental development, officials development (internal x external factors). 4. of consciousness (vigilance, altered states of consciousness unconsciousness, coma). 5. Attention, perception (sensation, perception, idea). 6. Thinking, developing intellectual operations. Speech. 7. Memory importance in education (types, forms of storage). 8. Learning importance in education (basic types, factors). 9. Emotions and their importance in human life (division folder). 10. Motivation, activation (hierarchy of needs). 11. Structure of personality. 12. The dynamics of personality. Temperament. 13. Circuit personality traits. Talents, abilities, skills. 14. Apply attitudinal characteristics of personality. The character, attitude, values.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to provide students with a foundation upon which continues in other courses in psychology. Get an overview of the plurality of approaches in psychology, to learn about the development of psychological thinking, focus on the basic psychological findings provide insight into psychological terminology.
Students can explain the basic schools of thought in psychology and is able to characterize individual mental states, processes and properties.
no precondition

Assessment methods and criteria
100% participation. Compliance with the final test. Student / she fulfills the tasks assigned to el. Environment: Department of Psychology - Course Title: Introduction to Psychology Bc. - In the left part of the screen, select "Login as a guest" and when prompted, type the password: guest. This takes you to electronic support relevant subject.
Recommended literature
  • Atkinsonová R.L. et al. Psychologie. Praha. 1995.
  • Hartl, P. & Hartlová, H. Psychologický slovník. Praha: Portál, 2000.
  • HOSKOVEC, J. a kol. Psychologie XX. století. 2.vyd. Praha:Karolinum, 2003. 296 s.. 2003. ISBN 80-246-0300-4.
  • Nakonečný, M. Sociální psychologie. Vyd. 2. Praha: Academia, 2009. ISBN 978-80-200-1679-9.. Praha, Portál, 1998.
  • Nakonečný, M. Úvod do psychologie.. Praha: Academia, 2003.
  • Plháková, A. Učebnice obecné psychologie. Praha:Academica, 2004. ISBN 80-200-1086-6.
  • Říčan,P. Cesta životem. Praha: Grada, 2004.
  • Sedláková, M. Vybrané kapitoly z kognitivní psychologie. Praha: Grada, 2004.
  • Vágnerová,M. Úvod do psychologie.Karloinum Praha. 2005.

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