Jun 9th 2014

Discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and prevent miscarriages of justice.

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May 7th 2014

Positive psychology meets K-12 pedagogy. This course explores key ideas of positive psychology and shows how great teachers apply those lessons to maximize student engagement and accomplishment. Through lectures, discussions, interviews and footage of great educators in action, you’ll learn how to integrate character-based objectives into your own teaching.

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May 5th 2014

Behavioral genetic methodologies from twin and adoption studies through DNA analysis will be described and applied to address longstanding questions about the origins of individual differences in behavioral traits.

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Apr 28th 2014

Start learning how psychologists comprehend and study human nature and its disorders.

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The course presents students an overview of Cognitive Psychology as science, and of its research methods, starting from its origin and from the greatest psychological schools.

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The course aims to provide students with an overview of the paths of community psychology, outline its historical genesis and its current developments; it also aims to illustrate some of the intervention techniques that can be used in the socio-educational and community health contexts, highlighting the contribution of group and social dynamics.

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Il corso si propone di offrire allo studente una panoramica delle origini della psicologia scientifico-sperimentale moderna, attraverso l'approfondimento delle principali prospettive di ricerca psicologica.

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Mar 24th 2014

Explore how to make better personal and professional decisions, and consider the psychological dimension to some key ethical and political choices facing the world.

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Mar 20th 2014

The Buddha said that human suffering—ranging from anxiety to sadness to unfulfilled craving—results from not seeing reality clearly. He described a kind of meditation that promises to ease suffering by dispelling illusions about the world and ourselves. What does psychological science say about this diagnosis and prescription—and about the underlying model of the mind?

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Mar 14th 2014

Курс по управлению собственным временем создан для того, чтобы помочь сбалансировать поток ваших задач и достичь большей гармонии во всех сферах жизни.

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What do your dreams mean? Do men and women differ in the nature and intensity of their sexual desires? Can apes learn sign language? This course tries to answer these questions and many others, providing a comprehensive overview of the scientific study of thought and behavior. It explores topics such as perception, communication, learning, memory, decision-making, religion, persuasion, love, lust, hunger, art, fiction, and dreams. We will look at how these aspects of the mind develop in children, how they differ across people, how they are wired-up in the brain, and how they break down due to illness and injury.

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Feb 3rd 2014

This is a general public information forum on the topic of scientific method as it applies to psychology in the legal (forensic) setting.

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Feb 3rd 2014

We understand the world — and our selves — through stories. Then some of those hopes and fears become the world.

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Jan 27th 2014

This course will explore questions relating to the who, what and how of terrorism studies by introducing students to cutting edge research and the experts investigating these topics.

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Jan 20th 2014

How can we explain kindness and cruelty? Where does our sense of right and wrong come from? Why do people so often disagree about moral issues? This course explores the psychological foundations of our moral lives.

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Jan 13th 2014

Learn about how psychology has developed a body of knowledge about behavior and mind through the use of scientific methods. All areas of psychology will be covered.

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Aug 12th 2013

Ever wonder why people do what they do? This course offers some answers based on the latest research from social psychology.

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Jun 24th 2013

Learn about how social factors that promote mental health can influence the onset and course of mental illness, and how mental illnesses are diagnosed and treated.

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The Science of Thought and Behavior.

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May 19th 2013

This course is ideal for students who would like to build their foundational knowledge of the field of psychology. It also provides an introduction for anyone who is interested in the enduring understanding of the field of psychology.

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