SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY I

Course Information
TitleΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ Ι / SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY I
CodeΨΥ-161
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolPsychology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600013491

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos PSychologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 345
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course116

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
600168048
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for the course
Learning Outcomes
After completing the course students are expected to • be familiar with the social psychology object and methods • be familiar with the levels of analysis of socio-psychological phenomena • know and comprehend the processes involved in social influence phenomena • know and comprehend the processes involved in the formation of social groups • know and comprehend the processes involved in the intergroup relations • be familiar with the study of social psychology scientific literature • comprehend the relation between theory and research of social psychology
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course is an introduction to the main concepts of social psychology. During the courses students attend three hour theoretical lectures that focus on: • object and levels of analysis of Social Psychology. History of social psychology, methods of research of social psychology • intragroup phenomena: compliance, obedience to authority, social influence, minority influence, group polarization • intergoup relations - Prejudice: realistic conflict, social deprivation, social identity theory, self-categorisation theory, crowd theories Students also attend an one hour seminar per week during which they a) study, discuss and present social psychology articles and b) come in touch with a variety of research methods used by social psychology
Keywords
social psychology, object, methodology, social influence, groups, intergroup relations
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1044
Seminars130.5
Reading Assigment240.9
Written assigments130.5
Exams20.1
Total1566
Student Assessment
Description
Students' evaluation takes place at the end of the semester with written exams that consist of discussion of current social issues based on theory.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1 ΕΙΣΑΓΩΓΗ ΣΤΗΝ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ HEWSTONE M, STROEBE W & STEPHENSON G (ΕΠΙΜ. ΕΚΔ.)ΠΑΠΑΖΗΣΗΣ Α.Ε.Β.Ε. 2 ΤΑΥΤΟΤΗΤΕΣ, ΟΜΑΔΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΑ ΖΗΤΗΜΑΤΑ WETHERELL M. (ΕΠΙΜ. ΕΚΔ.) ΜΕΤΑΙΧΜΙΟ 3 ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ HOGG, M., VAUGHAN, G. ΕΠΙΜΕΛ.: Α. ΧΑΝΤΖΗ Γ. ΔΑΡΔΑΝΟΣ - Κ. ΔΑΡΔΑΝΟΣ Ο.Ε. 4 ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗ ΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ARONSON E., WILSON T., SOMMERS S. ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΤΖΙΟΛΑ Α.Ε
Additional bibliography for study
Friend, R., Rafferty, Y. & Branel, D. (1990). Μια περίπλοκη παρερμήνευση του πειράματος της έρευνας του Asch για τη «συμμόρφωση», European Journa of Social Psychology (μετάφραση) Gergen, K. (1974) Social Psychology, Κεφ. 14 Άτυπες ομάδες (μετάφραση) Mann, L. Συμπεριφορά των ομάδων, (μετάφραση) Άρθρα που επιλέγουν οι ομάδες φοιτητών προς παρουσίαση από το χώρο της κοινωνικής ψυχολογίας
Last Update
08-10-2020