Year 3 - elective space & bachelor thesis

Year 3 - elective space & bachelor thesis

Bijlage bij voorbeeldbrief vrije minor

Cursusnaam: Perception and action (C8499)
Jaar 3,  10 EC
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Students examine the theoretical and philosophical issues constituting the problem of perception, paying particular attention to the contrasting approaches taken by 'constructionist' and 'direct' theories of perception. They examine the ways in which perceptual information is used in motor action planning and in the regulation of activity as well as examining the different kinds of spatial representations involved in navigating around the world.

Cursusnaam: Forensic psychology (C8409)  
Jaar 3, 10 EC
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Students are helped to understand the breadth of work that forensic psychologists do, both as practitioners and researchers. They become aware of the firm grounding of forensic practice / research in mainstream cognitive-behavioural and personality theories. They understand the contribution that these disciplines can make to the criminal justice system. Topics include eyewitness testimony, interrogations, false confessions, death scene investigation, offender profiling, and stalking.

Cursusnaam: Human performance (C8410)
Jaar 3, 10 EC
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Psychological factors play a critical role in the attainment of success in sport and they determine the adoption and maintenance of the exercise behaviours associated with a healthy lifestyle. This class examines issues relating to the psychology of elite performance, individual and group processes in sport, motor skill acquisition and exercise, and psychological well-being.