PY 1PAW: PSYCHOLOGY AT WORK

The aims of this module are for students to develop their knowledge and understanding of the role of psychology in the workplace. Students will examine the theoretical background of topics such as Leadership, Team Building, Stress at Work and Motivation, whilst gaining essential practical skills across these topics. Students will have an opportunity to observe and practice these skills in interactive lecture sessions and within a real-life setting in a work placement. Students will participate in peer facilitated discussions and activities. The module also provides students with an opportunity to reflect on the role of psychology in the workplace.

Term(s) offered: Autumn term module; 10 [5 ECTS credits]
Credit: 1.5
General Education: [None]