Learning and Physiological Psychology

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Learning and Physiological Psychology

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Psychology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    PSYC1001, PSYC1011 (introductory Psychology course)

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    An examination of brain and behaviour relationships with emphasis on learning, memory and motivation. Topics may include habituation, sensitisation, classical/operant conditioning, basic motivations, hunger, sex aggression, neuropsychology of amnesia and normal memory.
    Note: PSYC1001 may be taken as a corequisite.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.