Queen's University Belfast: Psychology (Political Psychology)

InstitutionQueen's University Belfast View institution profile
Department School of Psychology View department profile
Web http://www.qub.ac.uk/Study/EPS/
Study type Taught

Summary

This programme adopts a predominantly critical social psychological approach and places a strong emphasis on understanding how political psychological concepts may operate in practice. It's aims are to provide a critical understanding of the historical development of political psychology from different epistemological, ideological and disciplinary perspectives and provide an advanced understanding of current theoretical debates within political psychology; enable students to engage in multidisciplinary dialogue and research; train students to use political psychological theories to formulate research questions relevant to current political phenomena and provide skills to apply political psychological theories and empirical findings in a number of different employment settings; provide skills to use appropriate quantitative and qualitative methods to address research questions as well as with the skills to interpret quantitative and qualitative data.

Queen’s University Belfast
Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

 

The School of Psychology is one of six Schools that sits within the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences.


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