Module 12: Psychology of Personality and Individual Differences (10 ECTS-Credits, 6 h)
Prerequisites for registration: Positive completion of compulsory modules 1 and 4.
Learning Outcome: Students learn the variety of possible ways of describing personality and explaining individual differences. They also acquire knowledge of historical and present-day approaches in the subject. They develop an understanding of concepts such as personality stability, the interaction between inherited and acquired faculties and typical methodological forms of action. Students learn how to understand the relations between personality theories and the socio-cultural conditions behind psychological theories concerning individual personality differences. After completing the compulsory modules, students are able to apply a complex understanding of personality to themselves and others.
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VO Special Topics of Personality and Differential Psychology (VO / 2h / 2,5 ECTS-AP)
Hannah Strauß
Details of this course

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