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Investigating psychology

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One of the keys to understanding psychology is to know about its history and core questions. This free course, Investigating psychology, allows you to explore psychology using an interactive resource. You can follow links to people, contexts, perspectives and methods to discover information, images and links from across psychology. The resource also links each of these people, contexts, perspectives and methods so you can see how each element is connected in the history of psychology.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • use the investigating psychology resource with confidence
  • understand how the resource can be used to investigate historical and conceptual issues in psychology independently
  • understand the interconnected nature of the history of psychology
  • appreciate how the methods and questions asked in psychology have changed over time
  • appreciate the conceptual and contextual issues on the development of psychology.

First Published: 23/03/2017

Updated: 24/04/2018

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