Liverpool, United Kingdom

The Psychology of Communication

when 15 June 2020 - 3 July 2020
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 EC

The module will examine theory and research related to the psychology of communication. A range of communication types will be considered; these include intentional and unintentional communication and verbal and non-verbal signals. Particular emphasis will be placed on those factors (e.g. context) influencing the form and effectiveness of communication.

Course leader

Gayle Brewer

Course aim

The module aims to:
 Introduce students to research and theory in the area of psychology of communication
 Develop confidence in understanding and communicating complex ideas in written language
 Develop skills in research and collaborative learning

Credits info

5 EC
Credits are equivalent to 2.5 ECTS

Fee info

GBP 0: Module must be taken as part of a Week 1-3 or Week 1-6 International Summer School programme, so no individual module prices are available.