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Cognitive Psychology

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2022

About the course

The course covers current theories and research findings, and applications of these problems in life. Part 1: Cognitive Psychology: Theory and empirical studies (7.5 credits) Current cognitive psychological research and current trends in cognitive psychological theories. Part 2: Applied cognitive psychology (7.5 ECTS) This part examines how cognitive psychology can explain the basic phenomena in living and working life, and applied in various problem areas. Course participants choose among problem areas such as usability, behavior change, human error, risk assessment, time, health, etc. and work with it at seminars and group projects.

Application and eligibility

Cognitive Psychology, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students


17 January 2022


23 March 2022

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 90 credits (hp) in psychology or related subject. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish Upper Secondary course English A. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies


Students applying for courses within a double degree exchange agreement, within the departments own agreements will be given first priority. Then will - in turn - candidates within the departments own agreements, faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code



This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. The application period is closed.

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