Course Information
TitleΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΤΩΝ ΕΞΑΡΤΗΣΕΩΝ / PSYCHOLOGY OF ADDICTIONS
CodeΨΥ-684
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolPsychology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600013537

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

Registered students: 444
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses635

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600162021
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for the course
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course students will: • be familiar with the historical construction of the problem of addiction • recognize the different approaches to the etiology, prevention and the treatment of addiction • have developed the skills needed, in order to evaluate existing policies and interventions
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • 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)
Introduction to the problem of addiction. Historical constitution of the problem. Psychotropic substances’ action (both biological and psychological). Personal, family and social/cultural etiological factors. General principles in dealing with the substance abuse and addiction problems. Therapeutic communities and self-help groups. Policy, prevention and interventions.
Keywords
addiction, rehabilitation, etiology, prevention, therapeutic intervention
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Description
Use of audio-visual material Email to communicate with the students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures783
Seminars130.5
Reading Assigment170.7
Written assigments200.8
Exams20.1
Total1305
Student Assessment
Description
Assessment includes both essays and written examinations
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΕΞΑΡΤΗΣΕΙΣ ΚΑΙ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΑ, ΘΕΡΑΠΕΥΤΙΚΕΣ ΚΟΙΝΟΤΗΤΕΣ, ΟΜΑΔΕΣ ΑΥΤΟΒΟΗΘΕΙΑΣ. ΖΑΦΕΙΡΙΔΗΣ ΦΟΙΒΟΣ. ΚΕΔΡΟΣ Η ΔΙΑΜΟΡΦΩΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΝΕΩΤΕΡΙΚΟΤΗΤΑΣ, ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΑ, ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΑ, ΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΗ, ΠΟΛΙΤΙΣΜΟΣ. STUART HALL & BRAM GIEBEN. ΣΑΒΒΑΛΑΣ
Additional bibliography for study
Στους φοιτητές και τις φοιτήτριες παρέχεται πλήρης βιβλιογραφικός κατάλογος με άρθρα που τους είναι απαραίτητα για την παρακολούθηση του μαθήματος και την εκπόνηση των εργασιών τους. Τα σημαντικότερα από τα άρθρα αυτά τους παρέχονται σε ηλεκτρονική μορφή και διατίθενται προς δανεισμό στη βιβλιοθήκη του Τμήματος.
Last Update
04-12-2019