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Personology - PYC4804

Honours Year module NQF level: 8 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Co-requisite: HMPYC80
Purpose: The purpose of this course work is structured around real-world scenarios that require to be understood in terms of persoanlity characteristics and dynamics. Students are required to apply personality theory in the formulation of interview questions and questionnaire items. Students complete a series of assignments for which they are required to provide context and questions for psychological interviews and questionnaires based on personality theories. They have to self and peer review interview questions and questionnaire items submitted by themselves and fellow students. In addition to the assignments students have to sit for an examination that is structured in terms of tasks similar to those completed in the assignments.