Applied Psychology B: Neurodevelopmental Disorders

School of Psychology

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 22650

Level of study First Year

Credit value 10

Semester 2

Module description

The module will focus on neurodevelopmental disorders. Major topics to be covered include: Prefrontal development abnormalities and antisocial behaviour; psychopaths; attachment problems and sexual offending; attention deficit hyperactive disorder; dyslexia; Tourette’s; obsessive compulsive disorder; Huntington’s disease; Parkinson’s disease.

Teaching and learning methods