University of Stirling
Area of Study
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis module considers the origins, variety, assessment and consequences of individual differences betweenpeople. It examines the history of the development of ideas about intelligence and personality and the originsof individual differences: nature versus nurture and cultural effects. It includes psychometrics: how to design,evaluate and interpret tests. It considers the consequences of individual differences for life choices and healthoutcomes.
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