Psychology Year Abroad Mark One - PSYC6060

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Module delivery information

Location Term Level1 Credits (ECTS)2 Current Convenor3 2022 to 2023
Canterbury
Combined Autumn Spring Summer & Vacation 6 60 (30) Arnaud Wisman checkmark-circle

Overview

This year will be spent in university study at one of the School's exchange partners. The curriculum will vary according to the partner institutions.

Details

Contact hours

Total contact hours: varies
Private study hours: varies
Total study hours: 600

The composition of the year will vary according to the partner institution.

Availability

Psychology with a Year Abroad

Method of assessment

Pass / Fail

Reassessment methods: 100% coursework. Students must have successfully undertaken the year abroad to be eligible for the reassessment.

Indicative reading

N/A

See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)

Learning outcomes

The intended subject specific learning outcomes. On successfully completing the module students will be able to:

8.1 study Psychology in a different higher education environment

8.2 enhance their understanding of Psychology within an international context

8.3 study Psychology in a different language (only formally relevant to those students studying at a foreign language taught institution)

8.4 enhanced their command of the target language in a native-speaker setting (only formally relevant to those students studying at a foreign language taught institution)

The intended generic learning outcomes. On successfully completing the module students will be able to:

9.1 perform effectively in a different cultural environment

9.2 demonstrate intercultural sensitivity and interpersonal skills

9.3 communicate effectively orally and in writing in more than one language (only formally relevant to those students studying at a foreign language taught institution)

Notes

  1. Credit level 6. Higher level module usually taken in Stage 3 of an undergraduate degree.
  2. ECTS credits are recognised throughout the EU and allow you to transfer credit easily from one university to another.
  3. The named convenor is the convenor for the current academic session.
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