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Course syllabus MPSY2001 - Theories of Personality Psychology (FPS - WS 2019/2020)

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Pan-european University
Faculty of Psychology
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Theories of Personality Psychology
Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 24 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
1 hour weekly / 12 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

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Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assessment methods:
During the semester:
- students analyze case studies on basic theories of personality psychology. For written writing and discussion at the seminar, the assessment is ongoing (60 points).

At the end of the semester:
- final written exam (40 points)

The points obtained from the mid-term evaluation for the semester are added to the points awarded to the student for the exam.
Individual grades of the subject are awarded as follows:
A = 94-100 points = 1
B = 86-93 points = 1.5
C = 76-85 points = 2
D = 66-75 points = 2.5
E = 56-65 points = 3
FX = 0 - 55 points = 4
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will obtain information about contemporary theories of personality psychology. They will be able to analyze case studies on the basis of selected personality theories. They will understand research in this area and will be able to choose methodologies according to adopted theories of personality.
Course contents:
1. Sigmund Freud
2. Carl Jung
3. Erik Erikson
4. Alfred Adler
5. Karen Horney, Erich Fromm
6. Abraham Maslow, Carl Rogers
7. George Kelly
8. Martin Seligman
9. Burrhus Frederic Skinner, Albert Bandura, Julian Rotter
10. Gordon Allport, Raymond Cattel, Robert McCrae and Paul Costa
11. Diagnostika osobnosti, výskum a teória
Recommended or required reading:
HALL, C S. Psychológia osobnosti. Bratislava: SPN, 1997.
ASHCRAFT, D. Personality Theories Workbook. Stamford: Cengage Learning, 2015. 178 p. ISBN 978-1-285-76665-2.

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Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 111

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Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Mgr. Elena Lisá, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. PhDr. Marína Mikulajová, CSc. (person responsible for course)
Last modification: 11. 11. 2019

Last modification made by Mgr. Lenka Sekretárová on 11/11/2019.

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