GEN1007 - Psychology and Life

學分: 3
時間: 45小時
先修單元: Nil
Psychology provides a broad discipline studying and explaining human behaviour and the complexities of human interactions. This module aims to facilitate students’ self-understanding and comprehension of others’ behaviour. It emphasises the scientific study of behavioural and mental processes.
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. identify and review the basic philosophy, principles, methods, research and appreciations of psychology;

  2. apply psychological principles to personal, social, and organisational issues;

  3. develop insights into their own and others’ behaviour and mental processes and apply effective strategies to self-management and self-improvement;

  4. emerge with realistic ideas on how to implement their psychological knowledge, skills, and values in a variety of applied settings; and

  5. critically evaluate how different psychological processes are relevant to our everyday life.