EPOCH Psychology history timeline
EPOCH Psychology history timeline

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EPOCH Psychology history timeline

4 Conclusion

In this course, you have explored an interactive resource (EPoCH) to gain a better sense of how the historical and social context influences psychological inquiry. By reading about the different perspectives you have gained an understanding of the diversity of psychology. By reading the biographies of figures you have learned how psychologists are influenced by other others, how they use different methods and how they have contributed to different topics.

In addition you have also gained an understanding of using the knowledge mapping software Compendium and have seen how it can be used to present historical information that relates to a known timeline.

If you enjoyed working through this course you may wish to investigate the Open University's DSE212 Exploring Psychology course [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

You may also like to visit the website of The British Psychology Society.


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