|1.||Locate relevant psychology academic studies and other material through online search and use these studies in preparing essays and presentations;|
|2.||Work collaboratively in preparing and presenting (to a group of fellow students) evidence-based and relevant material about a key historical psychological study and its legacy, making use of contemporary technology;|
|3.||Evaluate how psychologists design studies to explore particular questions; and|
|4.||Review key studies that have shaped both the discipline and profession of psychology and discuss how they have had an impact on subsequent developments in understanding human behaviour.|
|Essay||Essay based on one of the studies in the required text (1200 words)||30%|
|Journal||Responses to short answer questions based on required class readings (3 x 500 words)||40%|
|Presentation||Group project and presentation involving research of an historical psychological study and its impact on the discipline (600 words)||30%|
Forty studies that changed psychology, 7th ed.
Hock, R., (2015)
New Jersey: Pearson Prentice Hall.
How to Write Psychology Research Reports and Essays 8th ed.
Findlay, B. & Kaufmann, I. (2019)
Melbourne, VIC: Pearson
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