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Psychology Program Learning Outcomes and Assessment Modes:

At the completion of the above mentioned objectives students should be able to:

  1. Examine and compare different concepts in the sub-areas of psychology.
  2. Describe and explain the differences between common sense, religion, art, philosophy and science.
  3. Learn about the major figures and schools of thought in psychology's history and place current psychological thought within that historical context.
  4. Apply analytical and critical thinking skills to selected topics in the various fields of psychology.
  5. Discuss and criticize ethical issues in psychological research, program design and professional implementation.
  6. Describe the procedures and principles of psychological measurment and interview techniques.
  7. Apply the principles and skills of positivistic methodology within a simple empirical study.
  8. Design and implement a simple action research and an empowerment program.
  9. Analyse the coded data using statistical techniques.
  10. Use communication skills in seminars and presentations.
  11. Function effectively in multi-disciplinary research teams.
  12. Develop respect for interpersonal and cultural diversity.
  13. Develop self-awareness for psychological resilience and self-improvement.