The second year is made up of a number of elective modules, a research project and psychological skills. In the elective modules, there is an emphasis on the combination of psychology and technology.
*In the second semester, the modules Research methods & Research project and Psychological & Professional skills run parallel to each other.
For module 5 you can choose one of the three modules offered:
For module 6 you can choose one of the two modules offered:
In the third module you will learn how to properly set up, carry out and report on academic psychological research. Think, for example, about research on how you can improve people’s psychological health with the help of mobile interventions. In this module’s research project, you will build on the foundation you laid during the first year in (basic) research methods and techniques. This will help you prepare for your graduation project (Bachelor’s thesis) in the third year.
In the Psychological & Professional Skills module, communication skills are central. For example, you will learn how to conduct conversations as a psychologist, how to interview and how to present. During this module you will also begin to explore the job market, looking at job opportunities for psychologists and developing your own interests. Both modules 7 and 8 are spread throughout the entire second semester.